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  Sivan 16, 5769 , 08/06/09

Official Lebanese Election Results: 71-57

Lebanon’s Interior Minister Ziad Barod announced the official results of the Lebanese elections on Monday. The moderate parties won 71 seats while the Hizbullah led faction won only 57.

Hizbullah has asked the moderate parties to join it in a unity government, and warned that no attempt to disarm the terrorist group should be made. The moderate parties have yet to reply to the demands.

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