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Lebanon Parliament Ready to Lift Immunity for Beirut Blast Probe

Speaker Nabih Berri said Thursday Parliament was ready to lift the immunity of its members in order allow for questioning over last year's port blast in Beirut. The massive explosion last August killed over 200 people, injured thousands and destroyed large parts of the city. Nearly a year later, however, no top officials have been questioned over the disaster, angering many Lebanese.

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