Lebanon's PM says state will not fall to Hezbollah

"State will not fall under control of coup implementers," Siniora.

Lebanon's PM says state will not fall to Hezbollah

Lebanon's Prime Minister Fouad Siniora said on Saturday the state would not fall to Hezbollah after the group took over the Muslim part of Beirut.

"Your state will not fall under the control of the coup implementers," Siniora said in a televised addess to the Lebanese.

It was his first comment since Hezbollah and allied fighters routed pro-government gunmen in west Beirut on Friday.

Reuters
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