Interview with Maronite Patriarch Antonios Butros Khr ish on ??? in southeastern suburb of Beirut.?
Patriarch speaking in Arabic.
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Background: Interview with Maronite Patriarch Antonios Butros Khr ish on ??? in southeastern suburb of Beirut. He described situation as extremely regrettable "because destruction and killing are taking place carelessly." He said it seemed "those who have the power in their hands cannot stop these massacres." No matter ??? is to blame there is no justification whatsoever for dealing with innocent people in such a manner--indiscrimmasinate shelling of peaceful citizens, churches, hospitals and schools without any official ??? in putting end to this, he added. "We appeal to world ??? to help restore peace and stability to Lebanon," he said. in reply to a question on hethar he would call for the withdrawal of ??? peace forces should the situation remain unchanged, he said neither legitimate nor ??? forces should resort to such a way in dealing with troubles if any. No law in the world, no war laws or human regulations permit such a behaviour.