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  9/22/2013, Tishrei 18, 5774

Lebanese Army to Return to Beirut Hezbollah Stronghold


The Lebanese Army and Internal Security Forces are to be returning tomorrow (Monday) to the Hezbollah stronghold of the Dahiya Quarter in Beirut.

Senior (Lebanese) government officials said at the end of last week that it is time that the State also takes responsibility for the security of the citizens in the southern suburbs of the capital. Interior Minister Marwan Charbel, who is also responsible for Lebanese Internal Security Forces, ordered the mobilization of 2,000 reservists for the military operation.

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