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Amal Alamuddin declines U.N. request to investigate war crimes in Gaza

Amal Alamuddin declines U.N. request to investigate war crimes in Gaza

LONDON, Aug. 12 (UPI) --Human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin declined an offer from the U.N. to investigate the alleged human rights violations in the conflict between Israel and Hamas.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Feb. 14, 2014.
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Hariri tribunal to hear no new witnesses this week

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Jan. 28 (UPI) -- After two witnesses testified Tuesday, the tribunal reviewing the assassination of former Lebanese leader Rafik Hariri turned to procedural matters.

Tribunal sees videotape of Hariri convoy before 2005 explosion

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Security camera videotape just before the explosion that killed former Lebanon Prime Minister Rafik Hariri was played Thursday for an international tribunal.
Hariri assassination trial opens amid Lebanon's sectarian tensions

Hariri assassination trial opens amid Lebanon's sectarian tensions

BEIRUT, Lebanon, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- The trial of four Hezbollah members indicted in the 2005 assassination of Lebanon's Rafik Hariri began in The Hague amid fears of rising sectarian tensions.
Tribunal opens for four suspects in killing of ex-Lebanese PM Hariri

Tribunal opens for four suspects in killing of ex-Lebanese PM Hariri

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- The trial of four men accused of killing former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri began Thursday at The Hague, Netherlands, before a special tribunal.

4 killed in Lebanon car bomb

HERMEL, Lebanon, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- At least four people were killed Thursday and 42 injured in a car bomb explosion in a busy neighborhood in the northern Lebanese town of Hermel, officials said.

Syria war boost jihadist threat in Lebanon

BEIRUT, Lebanon, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Syria's increasingly sectarian civil war has given impetus to the rapid growth of Sunni Muslim jihadists in Lebanon, a powder keg of sectarian passions, emboldening them to extend their reach by attacking the Iranian-backed Shiite Hezbollah with deadly force on its home ground for the first time.
Former U.S. envoy Mohamad Chatah killed in Beirut bombing

Former U.S. envoy Mohamad Chatah killed in Beirut bombing

BEIRUT, Lebanon, Dec. 27 (UPI) -- A car bomb in Beirut Friday killed six people, including its likely target, a former ambassador from Lebanon to the United States, officials said.

Casualties in Lebanon suicide bombing near Hezbollah checkpoint

BAALBECK, Lebanon, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Deaths and casualties were reported after a suicide bomber rammed an explosive-laden vehicle into a Hezbollah checkpoint in east Lebanon, officials said.

London offers $1.6 million to Hariri tribunal

LONDON, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- British Foreign Secretary William Hague said Tuesday a financial donation to the Special Tribunal for Lebanon is a testament of support for Beirut.

Hariri tribunal expects delays

LEIDSCHENDAM, Netherlands, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- A tribunal investigating Hezbollah's alleged role in the 2005 slaying of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri said Tuesday it expects trial delays.

Hariri tribunal readies case for trial

LEIDSCHENDAM, Netherlands, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- A case against Hezbollah suspects tied to the 2005 assassination of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri is in the trial phase, a tribunal said Monday.

Tribunal needs help with 5th Hariri suspect

LEIDSCHENDAM, Netherlands, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- A U.N.-backed tribunal investigating the 2005 slaying of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri called for public help to find suspect Hassan Habib Merhi.

Defense for Hariri suspect wants delay

BEIRUT, Lebanon, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- A lawyer for a suspected member of Hezbollah tied to the 2005 slaying of former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri said he wants the tribunal's case delayed.
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Rafic Baha El Deen Al-Hariri (November 1, 1944 – February 14, 2005, Arabic: رفيق بهاء الدين الحريري‎), was a business tycoon and the Prime Minister of Lebanon from 1992 to 1998 and again from 2000 until his resignation, 20 October 2004.

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