Skip to comments.Leading pro-Western pol killed in powerful Beirut blast
Posted on 12/27/2013 7:15:24 AM PST by Lazamataz
BEIRUT -- A strong car bomb tore through a business district in the center of the Lebanese capital Friday, setting cars ablaze and killing a prominent pro-Western politician and four other people.
The bomb targeted Mohamad Chatah, a former finance minister and a senior aide to former Prime Minister Saad Hariri, in his car as he drove through central Beirut, Lebanon's National News Agency said, confirming what security sources had told numerous foreign news agencies. Chatah was also a former ambassador to the U.S.
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Islam’s war against civilization is FAR from over.
People don’t remember when Lebanon was a peaceful, prosperous democracy. Ruled by Christians...
Before Assad’s father had to fix things by destabilizing the country through Palestinian proxies and eventually the Syrian army in the 1970’s
Yes, and we have not yet played Cowboys & Muzzies.
Had a couple of Lebanese Christian Friends. Think I understand most of the destruction there.
Obama’s foreign policy is a blast!/s
Islam’s war against everyone that is not Islamic will never cease until they win. Their goal is TOTAL world domination by Islam and everyone else dead. That is their final and only goal. Total domination.
Is this one of those flashback headlines from the 80s?
They won’t be satisfied until they drag the whole world back the the 7th century with them.
I’m sure that Obama will attend his funeral - NOT!
Will send a card and his condolensces - NOT
Won’t give a f*ck. YEP!
Lebanon also has had a demographics problem. The slight Christian majority that Lebanon had at its founding no longer exists and is common knowledge, which is why no census has been conducted since.
Palestinian immigration made it worse, but Muslims have larger families and lots of Maronites chose to emigrate during the civil war.