Judge David Re, right, and Judge Janet Nosworthy at the session of the Lebanon Tribunal in Leidschendam, Netherlands on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE Judge David Re, right, and Judge Janet Nosworthy at the session of the Lebanon Tribunal in Leidschendam, Netherlands on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Judge David Re, right, and Judge Janet Nosworthy at the session of the Lebanon Tribunal in Leidschendam, Netherlands on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Middle East

Hezbollah member who killed former Lebanese prime minister Rafik Hariri handed life sentence

  • Hezbollah has denied involvement in the attack, and the Netherlands judges said no evidence implicated the militant group’s leadership
  • Salim Jamil Ayyash, the man sentenced on Friday, was found guilty in August

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Judge David Re, right, and Judge Janet Nosworthy at the session of the Lebanon Tribunal in Leidschendam, Netherlands on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE Judge David Re, right, and Judge Janet Nosworthy at the session of the Lebanon Tribunal in Leidschendam, Netherlands on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Judge David Re, right, and Judge Janet Nosworthy at the session of the Lebanon Tribunal in Leidschendam, Netherlands on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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