France Calls on Hezbollah to Disarm, Respect Lebanon's Sovereignty

France renewed its called for Hezbollah to disarm, deeming the party's involvement in the Syrian war as "dangerous". “France’s demands on Hezbollah are well known. In accordance with the relevant U.N. Security Council resolutions, we want it to lay down its weapons and behave like a party that fully respects the sovereignty of the Lebanese state,” a French foreign ministry spokeswoman said in a daily briefing on Tuesday.