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Comment: Establishing the truth behind Hariri's killing and a string of other assassinations is an important step towards reconciliation, as Lebanon grapples with its past and present, writes Kareem Shaheen.

Three other Hezbollah members were acquitted of all charges that they also were involved in the killing of Hariri.

Tribunal starts verdict in Rafik Hariri's 2005 murder

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Tribunal starts verdict in Rafik Hariri's 2005 murder

Judges said there was no evidence to directly link Syria -- the former military overlord in Lebanon -- or Hezbollah's leadership to the attack.

UN-backed court to deliver verdicts in Hariri assassination

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UN-backed court to deliver verdicts in Hariri assassination

The verdicts were delayed by nearly two weeks as a mark of respect for victims of Beirut's devastating explosion.

Who are the accused in Rafic Hariri murder trial?

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Who are the accused in Rafic Hariri murder trial?

A list of those indicted in the 2005 murder of former Lebanese premier Rafic Hariri.

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Lebanon: from Hariri assassination to verdict

A recap of key developments in the case of the 2005 assassination of Lebanon's former prime minister Rafic Hariri.

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Lebanon ex-PM murder tribunal to give verdict August 7

The tribunal was created by a 2007 UN Security Council resolution at Lebanon's request.

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Rafic Hariri murder suspect charged with three more killings

The Hezbollah suspect has been indicted for the killings of three others.

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Hizballah-friendly neighbourhood names Beirut street after suspected Hariri assassin

A Beirut street has been named after a Hizballah military commander, and one of the main suspects in Rafik Hariri’s assassination.

Hariri demands 'justice' as UN tribunal wraps up

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Hariri demands 'justice' as UN tribunal wraps up

Prosecutors said the 2005 suicide bombing of former premier Rafiq Hariri's convoy was a deliberate attempt to create 'horror', due to his ...

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Hariri suspects absent as Lebanon tribunal nears climax

Thirteen years after billionaire Hariri was killed by a huge suicide bomb in Beirut, a court in The Hague will hear closing prosecution and ...

Israel claims leading Hizballah official killed in Iran-linked feud

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Israel claims leading Hizballah official killed in Iran-linked feud

Hizballah has denied Israeli claims that its leader ordered the killing of military commander Mustafa Badreddine after he ...

Israel bombs Damascus military airport, no reported deaths

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Israel bombs Damascus military airport, no reported deaths

There has been no official comment on the news of the strikes which caused fires and explosions near the Syrian president's palace.

Lebanese editor fined for revealing Hariri assassination witnesses

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Lebanese editor fined for revealing Hariri assassination witnesses

The UN-backed Special Tribunal for Lebanon fined a Lebanese editor 20,000 euros ($22,300) for revealing the identities of witnesses in a case ...

Hariri tribunal axes trial of slain Hizballah commander

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Hariri tribunal axes trial of slain Hizballah commander

A UN court set up to prosecute the killers of the former Lebanese prime minister have overturned an earlier decision to try in absentia a ...

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Aleppo is 'the greatest battle' in Syria, says Nasrallah

Commemorating the death of a Hizballah commander killed in Syria, Hassan Nasrallah vowed to increase the group's presence in Aleppo by sending more fighters to the city.

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Nasrallah: Hizballah to bolster presence in Syria

Hassan Nasrallah, leader of Lebanese Shia movement Hizballah, says the group will bolster troops in Syria following the death of one of its top ...

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Hundreds flee massive regime offensive on Damascus countryside

Hundreds have been displaced as the Syrian regime kicks off a large-scale military campaign in rural areas surrounding Damascus.

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Was Qassem Soleimani in Beirut over the weekend?

Pro-Iranian media have claimed Iranian general Qassem Soleimani, who has not been seen in public since he was reportedly injured in November, ...

Yemen's Houthi rebel leader praises Lebanese Hizballah 'master fighters'

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Yemen's Houthi rebel leader praises Lebanese Hizballah 'master fighters'

Houthi leader Abdulmalik al-Houthi has praised Lebanon's militant group Hizballah as the "masters of fighters" in the Islamic world.

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Hizballah says jihadists, not Israel, killed commander in Syria

Hizballah's top military commander in Syria, Mustafa Badreddine, was killed in artillery fire by Islamist extremists, the ...

Hizballah's hands tied as it suffers 'fatal blow'

Karim Traboulsi

Hizballah's hands tied as it suffers 'fatal blow'

Analysis: How can Hizballah respond if Israel is involved in the killing of top commander Mustafa Badreddine? Given recent ...

Israel 'not involved' in killing of Hizballah commander

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Israel 'not involved' in killing of Hizballah commander

While Israel has not officially commented on the assassination of Hizballah's top military commander in Syria, Israeli media have had plenty to ...

Senior Hizballah military commander killed in Syria

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Senior Hizballah military commander killed in Syria

Hizballah commander Mustafa Badreddine, thought to have been the head of group's military wing, has been killed by an Israeli ...

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