Lebanon: Syria Accused Of Assassination Plot
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Sunday, 09 March 2008

Gen. Ashraf Rifi, commander of the Lebanese Internal Security Forces
Gen. Ashraf Rifi, commander of the Lebanese Internal Security Forces

Syria plans to assassinate Lebanese Gen. Ashraf Rifi

March 7, 2008 | 1517 GMT

Syria plans to assassinate Lebanese Gen. Ashraf Rifi, commander of the Lebanese Internal Security Forces, a Stratfor source close to Lebanon’s March 14 coalition leader Saad al-Hariri said March 7. Rifi, a Sunni from Beirut, reportedly has been involved in the fight against militant cells in Lebanon.

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