US State Dept concerned about Hizbullah arming in Lebanon

Asenior adviser to US Secretary of State Hilary Clinton, Jeffrey D.Feltman, said on Sunday in an interview with Al-Hayat that he isconcerned about hostilities breaking out between Israel and Lebanon.

According toFeltman, while the US government has no specific evidence about sucha possibility, he is worried about reports of arms flowing toHizbullah.

The senior USdiplomat said that Washington contends that the weaponry is arrivinginto southern Lebanon in violation of UN resolution 1701, which endedthe Second Lebanon War in 2006.