300 Hezbollah Rockets Seized By Lebanese Military

Lebanese soldiers found 60 Grad rockets and 240 Hawn missiles of various sizes when they stopped a truck near Beirut, yesterday.
(Another report says there were 20 Grad rockets and 20 rocket launchers on the truck.)

Soldiers and police inspect a truck seized in Hazmieh, near Beirut, February 8, 2007. Hezbollah demanded the return of a truck carrying munitions seized by Lebanese authorities on Thursday and said the supplies were heading to its fighters in south Lebanon. (REUTERS)

Hezbollah demanded the return of the munitions after the seizure but Lebanese Defense Minister Elias Murr has refused the demands.

Under U.N. resolution 1701 that ended this summer’s Israel-Hezbollah war, Hezbollah is banned from rearming.

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