Monday, February 28, 2005

Lebanon Government Resigns

ABC News has published a report from Reuters saying that the Lebanese puppet government backed by Syria has resigned in the wake of public outcries over the Rafiq Hariri assassination, widely believed to have been engineered by Syria.
Feb 28, 2005 BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon's Syrian-backed Prime Minister Omar Karami, under popular pressure after the assassination of an ex-prime minister, said Monday his government was resigning.
For more background on this story see here.

Update: Publius has a roundup of stories about the resignation.