04-09-04

Syria gets another blowjob from the Lebanese parliament

NYT:

BEIRUT, Lebanon, Sept. 3 - As expected, Lebanon's Parliament on Friday rubber-stamped Syria's order to keep its handpicked president in office, voting in an extraordinary session to amend the Constitution to give him three more years.

Moments after the 96-to-29 vote, preset fireworks exploded in the darkness around the Parliament headquarters in downtown Beirut, which was already plastered with freshly printed posters of President Émile Lahoud.

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