LEBANESE GOVERNMENT’S SMART COUNTER DIPLOMATIC MOVE TO REFUTE TEL AVIV’S ALLEGATIONS




Mustafa AY – TDO – 03.10.2018 Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu accused Hezbollah of constructing illegal missile factories near Rafic Hariri International Airport in Beirut. Furthermore, Netanyahu made the allegations referring to that Hezbollah utilizes from civilians to cover such illegal actions up.

In face of those allegations, Lebanese Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil took dozens of diplomats on a tour around Rafic Hariri International Airport so as to refute the allegations of Netanyahu. Minister Bassil stated that Israel is resorting to such smear campaigns with aims of undermining its neighbouring Arabic countries’ stability and preserving its regional interests.