Key Lebanese politician assassinated (AP)




 
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Key Lebanese politician assassinated      (AP)
 
November 22nd, 2006  
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Key Lebanese politician assassinated      (AP)
AP - Pierre Gemayel, scion of Lebanon's most prominent Christian family and a leading opponent of Syria, was gunned down Tuesday in a brazen daytime hit. The assassination threatened to intensify Lebanon's power struggle between the U.S.-allied government and the Syrian-backed Hezbollah.



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