People walk by the hospital of the American University of Beirut, where Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem receives medical treatment, in Beirut, Lebanon, Friday March 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)
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Lawyer Tareq Shandab has filed a lawsuit with the public prosecutor against Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem over several accusations, including the killing of civilians and forming terrorist organizations.According to the lawsuit, Shandab accused Moallem of committing murders, inciting the killing of Lebanese, forming terrorist organizations in Lebanon aiming to attack the Lebanese people and their properties, and attempting to disrupt civil peace and stirring sectarian strife, among other crimes.Shandab argued that diplomatic and political immunity can't be imposed in such cases according to international law.This isn't the first time Shandab has filed a suit against the Syrian regime.
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