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Western states will not put pressure on Lebanese officials to exclude Hezbollah from any new government but have warned against granting it any key portfolios.After Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah voiced his ambition for a greater number of – and more highly sought-after – ministries, the United States and its Gulf allies came out swinging, which some interpreted as an attempt to squeeze Hezbollah out of government.Already Lebanese officials have repeatedly said that Hezbollah is not only a Lebanese problem.The diplomatic source said there are things Lebanon can do to show it disapproves of Hezbollah's behavior inside the country.Traditionally since entering government Hezbollah has headed ministries not highly sought-after, such as the Youth and Sports, Industry and Agriculture ministries.
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