Press Statement - Office of the Press Secretary - The Whitehouse
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Saturday, 26 January 2008

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Lebanon Assassination of Captain Eid and others

For Immediate Release
January 25, 2008

Press Briefing by Dana Perino
James S. Brady Press Briefing Room

10:08 A.M. EST

MS. PERINO: A statement about the bombing in Beirut this morning. We strongly condemn the terrorist bombing in Beirut today that killed a police captain and many other Lebanese. This bombing is an attack on* [by] those who seek to undermine Lebanon's institutions and democratic processes and to delay further the selection of a new Lebanese President. President Bush will continue to stand with the Lebanese people as they strive for security and freedom.