Lebanese PM, UNIFIL commander discuss Ghajar withdrawal

December 10, 2010 09:55

Lebanese Prime Minister Sa'ad Hariri met with UNIFIL Commander Michael Willaims on Friday to discuss Israel's imminent withdrawal from Ghajar, a village on the Lebanon-Israel border, Lebanese newspaper The Daily Star reported.

"We believe that this is an important development and a step forward," Williams reportedly said. "At the same time, it is important to highlight this would only be afirst step toward resolving the status of Ghajar so that Lebanese sovereignty is fully restored over all Lebanese territory and that the humanitarian requirements of the villagers are met."

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