Friday, May 9, 2008

Hizballah Shows Its Face

A masked Shi'ite gunman laughs as Hizballah fighters seized control of west Beirut on May 9, 2008. The Hizballah-led opposition seized control of the western sector of the Lebanese capital on Friday after a third day of battles with pro-government foes in the Lebanese capital pushed the nation dangerously close to all-out civil war.