Mourners of slain Lebanon official denounce Assad

By REUTERS
October 21, 2012 13:52




BEIRUT - Thousands of people gathered in central Beirut on Sunday for the funeral of an assassinated senior intelligence officer, accusing Syria of involvement in the killing and calling for Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati to quit.

Heavily armed troops and police stood guard as people flocked to Martyrs' Square in central Beirut.


Related Content
Breaking news
December 13, 2017
Israeli drug company Teva to lay off thousands of employees

By JPOST.COM STAFF, MAX SCHINDLER

Israel Weather
  • 11 - 21
    Beer Sheva
    15 - 21
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 11 - 17
    Jerusalem
    14 - 19
    Haifa
  • 13 - 24
    Elat
    13 - 23
    Tiberias