US to Lebanon: Won't tolerate Iran on the Mediterranean

October 19, 2010 09:35

The United States warned Lebanon that it will not tolerate an Iranian foothold on the shores of the Mediterranean, Israel Radio reported on Tuesday.

Assistant Secretary of State for Near Easter Affairs Jeffrey Feltman gave the warning to senior Lebanese officials whom he met with two days ago, according to the report.According to the report, the warning was given in the context of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's recent visit to Lebanon.

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