Tuesday, January 23, 2007

Riots in Lebanon

With the world's attention on Iraq, Hezbollah is, in the words of a Lebanese government official, attempting a coup. After months of quite and mostly peaceful protests Hezbollah has initiated violent rioting by burning cars and setting up roadblocks. Hezbollah demands the government step down. Solders have been called in to help keep the peace.

For pictures of today's events click here.

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