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2005-12-12 14:38:10

By Evelyn Leopold UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - A U.N. inquiry uncovered new evidence to reinforce its findings of Syrian involvement in the assassination of former Lebanese prime minister Rafik Hariri, according to a report released on Monday.

2005-12-12 13:18:23

By Evelyn Leopold UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - A U.N. inquiry uncovered new evidence that reinforced its findings of Syria's involvement in the assassination of former Lebanese prime minister Rafik Hariri, a new report said on Monday.

2005-12-12 04:08:38

DUBAI (Reuters) - Lebanese Druze leader and anti-Syrian MP Walid Jumblatt accused Syria on Monday of killing prominent Lebanese editor Gebran Tueni, who was also a staunch opponent of Damascus. Jumblatt told Al Jazeera television that Tueni's killing in a Beirut car bomb was linked to a U.N.

2005-12-11 16:10:27

DAMASCUS (Reuters) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad vowed on Sunday to punish any Syrian proven to be involved in the murder of Lebanese ex-premier Rafik al-Hariri.

2005-12-10 06:46:07

BEIRUT (Reuters) - A U.N. inquiry into the murder of Lebanese former Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri will summon more Syrian witnesses in the next few days, its chief investigator Detlev Mehlis was quoted on Saturday as saying.

2005-12-09 13:43:16

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Detlev Mehlis, the chief investigator into the killing of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri, said on Friday he will present his findings to the United Nations Security Council on December 13. "It will be just a follow-up to the main report ...

2005-12-09 12:37:51

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Detlev Mehlis, the chief investigator into the killing of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri, said on Friday he will present his findings to the United Nations Security Council on December 13.

2005-12-07 12:12:49

VIENNA (Reuters) - U.N. investigators completed questioning five Syrian officials in Vienna on Wednesday in connection with the assassination of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri this year, diplomatic sources said. Two of the Syrians were questioned at U.N.

2005-12-06 07:31:51

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Detlev Mehlis will step down shortly as chief U.N. investigator into the killing of ex-Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri but will remain available should the inquiry require his services, his spokesperson said on Tuesday.

2005-12-05 11:47:11

By Mark Heinrich VIENNA (Reuters) - U.N. investigators began questioning five Syrian officials under a cloak of secrecy in Vienna on Monday over the assassination of former Lebanese prime minister Rafik al-Hariri, diplomatic sources said.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.