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Rafic Hariri
رفيق حريري
Prime Minister of Lebanon
In office
31 October 1992 â€“ 2 December 1998
Preceded by Rashid el-Solh
Succeeded by Selim Hoss
In office
23 October 2000 â€“ 21 October 2004
Preceded by Selim Hoss
Succeeded by Omar Karami
Personal details
Born Rafic Baha El Deen Al Hariri
(1944-11-01)1 November 1944
Sidon, Lebanon
Died 14 February 2005(2005-02-14) (aged 60)
Beirut, Lebanon
Nationality Lebanese and Saudi Arabian
Political party Future Movement
Children Bahaa, Saad, Houssam, Ayman, Fahd, Hind
Religion Sunni Islam

On the other hand, we have in Israel, an Israeli government which has been elected by the Israeli people. Their political agenda is not for peace. They are from the camp anti-peace.
Rafik Hariri
Mehlis will go all the way and we want to go all the way. These arrests show that no matter how high the perpetrators are, they will face the consequences of what they did.
Rafik Hariri
We don't think that we are in a quarrel with anybody. We may have a difference of opinion, but we'll not allow such differences of opinion to grow into a problem that stands in the way of reconstructing the country and regaining the democratic path.
Rafik Hariri
And on the other hand, we see that the Israeli government is attacking that part of the Palestinian leader.
Rafik Hariri
We want to see Israel withdraw from our territory. But we don't want to be accountable vis-a-vis Israel on the security basis, because we don't see, in the absence of a peace agreement, that Lebanon can really be accountable to Israel if anything happens.
Rafik Hariri
I never threatened him and no Syrian intelligence officer has ever pointed a gun to his head.
Rafik Hariri
We need to restore the confidence in the country, first of all.
You know, it is very clear that the Israelis, they don't want this plan and they don't agree.
Rafik Hariri
The Lebanese people voted this time for change. So they are not satisfied with the actual situation. They want to see a new government. They want to see a new vision.
Rafik Hariri