Landmark Decision by Lebanon Tribunal Court Ruling Opens Up Terrorism to International Prosecution

The UN tribunal investigating the assassination of Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri has ruled that acts of terrorism can be prosecuted under international law. The decision will have far-reaching legal implications, but could also increase political turmoil in Lebanon and cause the Hariri case to collapse.
Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri was killed in a 2005 bomb attack in Beirut.

Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri was killed in a 2005 bomb attack in Beirut.

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