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On Wednesday, December 12, 2007, another bomb blast rocked the outskirts of Beirut and killed General Francois al-Hajj as well as at least four others. This bombing follows a string of bombings that have killed members of parliament, journalists and even the former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri in 2005. ..Francois al-Hajj has been considered to be a candidate to take over as head of the army if presidential front runner, General Michel Suleiman is elected. So far the Lebanese presidential elections have been postponed eight times, the next elections are set to take place on Monday, December 17. .
- Matthew Cassel
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