[JURIST] UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon [official website] underscored his commitment to Lebanon's security and sovereignty [press release; transcript] on Friday. Ban Ki-moon stated: "This is a critical moment in the region. It is a time for meaningful change; time to stop the violence and end injustice; time to give people the opportunities they deserve to build a better life." Ban Ki-moon reiterated "that there remain no arms outside the authority of the State" and expressed concern over the military capacity...

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