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Rice Launches Mideast Mission with Lebanon Stop

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Rice Launches Mideast Mission with Lebanon Stop

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Rice Launches Mideast Mission with Lebanon Stop

Rice Launches Mideast Mission with Lebanon Stop

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U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice arrives in Beirut to begin a diplomatic mission to the Middle East.

Her unannounced stop in Lebanon is intended to show support for the country's beleaguered government. Rice will work to end hostilities between Israel and Hezbollah.