US accused of interfering in explosion probe by Hezbollah

Published by

Hezbollah accused the US on Wednesday of interfering in Lebanon’s investigation into last year’s massive explosion at the Beirut port, with the aim of implicating the militant group and its allies. Hezbollah lawmaker Hassan Fadallah’s response to criticism from a State Department spokesperson comes amid a developing crisis engulfing the domestic probe. The investigation was temporarily suspended Tuesday amid legal challenges from defendants against lead investigator Judge Tarek Bitar. The US official’s comments are a “new violation of Lebanon’s sovereignty” that expose “the extent of interfere…

Read More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *