Nasrallah calls for strike against Lebanese gov't

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 23, 2007 05:11

Hizbullah leader Hassan Nasrallah called on Lebanon's citizens to take part in the Tuesday strikes organized by the Lebanese opposition against Fuad Saniora's government, Army Radio reported. Nasrallah said of Saniora's government that if it would remain in power the Lebanese economic system would collapse. Saniora called on his citizens not to take part in the strike, which, he said, was backed by Syria and Iran. Both sides called on the public to avoid acts of violence.


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