Former Lebanese P.M. open to power sharing

Jan 17, 2014, 3:41 PM EST
Bell UH-1 Huey helicopters, sit on the flight line of the Lebanese Air Force base at Beirut Rafic Hariri International airport on November 6, 2013.
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Intent on breaking months of political deadlock, former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri -- whose father was gunned down by militants linked to Hezbollah -- made an about-face on the prospect of teaming up with the Shiite militant group that effectively controls the country.

Background:

Hariri ready to deal [Reuters]

Father's trial opens without the accused [CNN]