Interview with Lebanese minister of social affairs-847
Tuesday, 1 January 2013
Lebanese Minister of Social Affairs Wael Abu Faour attempts to answer a series of pressing questions: Can Lebanon afford to handle more than 200,000 refugees? Will Arab countries penalize the pro-Hezbollah Lebanese government? Will the government respond to call for closing the borders?
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Studio Beirut was a weekly discussion show featuring prominent guests from across the Arab world. Previous guests include Marwan Muasher, former foreign minister and deputy prime minister of Jordan and former Hezbollah Secretary General Sheikh Subhi al-Tufayli.