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Lebanon willing to use force to resolve oil row with Israel

Lebanon has threatened a military response against “Israeli aggression” as tensions continue to escalate over Beirut’s plans to look for oil and gas reserves in an offshore block claimed by both countries. Speaking at a conference in Beirut on stability in the Middle East, army chief General Joseph Aoun said he would use whatever measures […]