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Lebanese Flags a Hot Item for Anti-Syrian Protests

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Lebanese Flags a Hot Item for Anti-Syrian Protests

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Lebanese Flags a Hot Item for Anti-Syrian Protests

Lebanese Flags a Hot Item for Anti-Syrian Protests

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NPR's Ivan Watson reports on people in Lebanon who are cashing in on that nation's recent political turmoil. Lebanese flag makers and shopkeepers say flag sales have skyrocketed since hundreds of thousands of Lebanese started demonstrating in the streets to protest Syria's involvement in their nation.

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