Guterres: Respect the sentence of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon in the Hariri case

UN Secretary General António Guterres urged everyone to respect the verdict of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon, which sentenced Hassan Habib Merhi and Hussein Hassan Oneissi to life imprisonment for crimes committed on February 14, 2005.

UN Deputy Spokesperson Farhan Haq said at the daily press conference that Secretary General Guterres was informed of the sentence handed down by the Special Tribunal for Lebanon. in about the attack that took place 17 years ago in the Lebanese capital, Beirut, which resulted in the killing of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri and 21 people and the wounding of 21. Another 226 were injured, referring to independence and independence. impartiality of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon.

Farhan Haq expressed the organization’s deep appreciation for the dedication and work of the judges and staff involved in this case over the years.