1,500 Lebanese soldiers to be posted near southern border

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 26, 2010 18:56




Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri plans to post 1,500 soldiers in southern Lebanon, Israel Radio reported on Monday.

The French ambassador in Beirut, Dennis Pietton, announced Hariri's new policy in an interview with the French media.

The move comes a month after UNIFIL soldiers were attacked in southern Lebanon.


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