Hezbollah Political Wing Flexes Muscle In addition to its armed activities, militant Shiite Muslim group Hezbollah maintains a political wing. The party holds a dozen seats in the Lebanese parliament but has largely steered clear of domestic politics. That changed last week when it organized a huge rally in Beirut to counter Lebanese opposition demands for the withdrawal of Syrian troops.
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Hezbollah Political Wing Flexes Muscle

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Hezbollah Political Wing Flexes Muscle

Hezbollah Political Wing Flexes Muscle

Hezbollah Political Wing Flexes Muscle

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In addition to its armed activities, militant Shiite Muslim group Hezbollah maintains a political wing. The party holds a dozen seats in the Lebanese parliament but has largely steered clear of domestic politics. That changed last week when it organized a huge rally in Beirut to counter Lebanese opposition demands for the withdrawal of Syrian troops.

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