From left, MPs Ghazi Zeaiter, Hasan Fadlallah and Ali Ammar leave the Parliament in Beirut, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013. (The Daily Star/Mahmoud Kheir)
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Hezbollah MP Hasan Fadlallah and other lawmakers Wednesday urged the government to act quickly against the Special Tribunal for Lebanon's decision to summon two local editors accused of contempt and disrupting justice.Meanwhile, Information Minister Ramzi Joreige said he stands in solidarity with the two summoned journalists, but called on them to show up in court and defend themselves against the accusations. The U.N.-backed court summoned last week the editors of Al-Akhbar newspaper and Al-Jadeed television, accusing the two of contempt and disrupting justice after the media outlets published a list of alleged names of witnesses.
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