UN invited Nasrallah “to use his authority to facilitate its investigation.”

11Aug10

In a press release, the Office of the Prosecutor of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon responded to comments made recently by the Secretary General of Hezbollah, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, in which he offered information to assist the investigation into the assassination of former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri.

The Office of the Prosecutor said that it must pursue all possible leads.

In line with its mandate, the Office of the Prosecutor has requested the Lebanese authorities to provide all the information in possession of Secretary General Hassan Nasrallah. The Office of the Prosecutor also invites him to use his authority to facilitate its investigation.