Tuesday, August 15, 2006

UNIFIL Chief Wants to Use "Strong Measures" in Lebanon

An article in Haaretz today makes evident the intentions of the US and its allies in crafting UNSC Resolution 1701. Especially the language referring to threats "to internatoinal peace and security," lifted from Chapter 7 of the UN Charter, will be used to justify further action against Hizballah and possibly Lebanon at large. As perceptive observers note, 1701 is an attempt to enforce Resolution 1559.

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