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Jumblatt says Assad behind Hasan’s assassination

PSP leader Walid Jumblatt speaks during a ceremony in the mountain town of Aley, southeast of Beirut, Sunday, May 6, 2012. (The Daily Star/Maher Zeineddine)

BEIRUT: Progressive Socialist Party leader MP Walid Jumblatt accused Syrian President Bashar Assad over the killing of police officer Maj. Gen. Wissam Hasan in a car bombing in Beirut Friday.

Jumblatt was quoted as saying that Assad had burned Syria and now he wanted to burn the environs of Syria.





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