September 2011
Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);9/8/2011, Vol. 199 Issue 5170, p2
The article reports on a statement by the Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL), an international court probing the 2005 murder of Lebanon's former Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri, regarding the list of names of the counsel defending the accused in the crime. According to STL's Defense Office, 120 people were included on the list out of 145 applicants. Moreover, the accused were four members of the Shiite militant group Hizbullah who dismissed STL as an American-Israeli tool targeting the group.


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