Al Anwar.com Breaking News :
Sfeir heads mass attended by U.S Ambassador
Maronite patriarch Nasrallah Sfeir headed a mass
dedicated to the souls of the victims of Tuesday's attack against the
Sfeir said that these terrorist attacks require the strictest punishment.
The new US ambassador in Beirut attended the mass, and addressed his thanks to the Lebanese people and government for their sympathy with the United States.
He said that the family of alleged Lebanese hijacker Ziad Jarrah called the US embassy to present their condolences to the American people.
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