Beirut to finance its portion of ‚Hariri‘ tribunal

01.12.2011                      05.Kislev. 5772

Hariri-Mord:

Beirut to finance its portion of 'Hariri' tribunal

Lebanese PM Mikati says he has already sent his country's portion of the funding for the Special Tribunal for Lebanon.

Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati said on Wednesday that his country has financed its portion of a UN-backed court investigating the killing of Rafik al-Hariri, resolving months of political wrangling that threatened to bring down the government.
"Keeping my commitment to not be the prime minister who reneges on Lebanon's international obligations… I sent Lebanon's portion of the funding for the Special Tribunal for Lebanon this morning.", Mikati said in a televised speech….