September 2011
Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);9/12/2011, Vol. 199 Issue 5172, p17
The article focuses on the periodical column by Nayla Tueni published in "An Nahar" on the controversial remarks by Maronite Patriarch Beshara Rai on Syria, Hizbullah, and March 14 Christian politicians. It states that Rai has criticized the positions which Bkirki's have founded and the historic standpoints of Cardinal Nasrallah Butros Sfeir. It adds that the March 14 Maronite politicians have criticized Rai on linking Hizbullah's arsenal to the elimination of Israeli job of Lebanese territory.


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