Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
Prime Minister Saad Hariri has intervened in Lebanon's latest censorship controversy, requesting the Interior Ministry ignore General Security's recommendation to ban a Steven Spielberg film, a government source confirmed to The Daily Star Wednesday.A source from General Security told The Daily Star Monday that its censorship bureau had recommended the ban.The movie mogul was blacklisted by the Arab League's boycott office after he donated $1 million to Israel during the country's 2006 War on Lebanon, AFP reported.But many of the director's movies, including the "Transformers" franchise and Cold War drama "Bridge of Spies" have been screened in Lebanon without intervention. Those living in Lebanon are able to access essentially any film by streaming them online or buying pirated versions at local shops.
STL hearings conclude, verdict expected in 2019
STL: Oneissi defense concludes closing arguments
Oneissi defense makes fiery closing arguments
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE