Tuesday, June 22, 2004
SOFT ON CRIME!
"Charges dropped in 2001 Russian Embassy shoot-out case
Death of perpetrator during attack cited as reason for abandoning prosecution
…Beirut Chief Investigating Magistrate Hatem Madi wrapped up the case against Ahmed Kharroub, also known as Abu Obeida, due to the aggressor's death during the shoot-out with Lebanese security forces on the day of the incident…"
- Today's Daily Star