File - Justice Minister Ashraf Rifi speaks during an interview with The Daily Star in Beirut, Thursday, May 8, 2014. (The Daily Star/Mohammad Azakir)
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Justice Minister Ashraf Rifi Friday announced his intention to refer the terror case of ex-Information Minister Michel Samaha to the International Criminal Court, while also calling on Canadian authorities to get involved.The minister had said Thursday after a Cabinet session failed to tackle his request to refer Samaha's case to the Judicial Council that he will announce several measures that allow for his prosecution.Rifi and two Kataeb ministers stormed out of a Cabinet meeting last week to object to Prime Minister Tammam Salam's refusal to discuss a request to refer Samaha's case to the Judicial Council.
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