Lebanon tribunal scraps new trial of Hariri assassin due to funds shortage

BEIRUT: Judges at a UN tribunal for Lebanon have scrapped a new trial against the man convicted of the 2005 assassination of Prime Minister Rafik Hariri as they expect the court to run out of money and be forced to

UN tribunal convicts Hezbollah member in Hariri assassination case

LEIDSCHENDAM, Netherlands: A UN-backed court convicted a member of the Hezbollah group of conspiring to kill former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri in a 2005 bombing. Hariri had close ties with the West and Gulf Arab allies but was seen