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France and Saudi Arabia to Sign Arms Deal for Lebanon

France and Saudi Arabia are close to signing a $3 billion arms deal for Lebanon, the Elysee Palace said on Monday, according to AFP.

"It will not be signed Monday but it is being finalized," an aide to President Francois Hollande said. The deal is for military equipment and arms to be supplied to Lebanon's army.

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