Safa’s visit to the Justice Ministry
In addition, according to the sources, Safa’s call was accompanied by a visit he made to the Palace of Justice (the headquarters of the Ministry of Justice) accompanied by the head of a political current who was a minister Previously, he met with a number of judges and informed them that what their colleague Judge Tariq Al-Bitar is doing is unacceptable and cannot be tolerated, and the investigation process as it exists contradicts the laws.”
The investigation file is almost complete
In the context, the informed sources explained that “the investigation file is almost complete with the judicial investigator, and he has formed new details about the explosion of the port, so the area of those who are “disturbed by what he is doing” grows.”
The judicial investigator set a session to interrogate the defendants, the former Prime Minister Hassan Diab, next October 4, the former minister and the current deputy, Ali Hassan Khali. A member of the “Development and Liberation” bloc headed by Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri on Thursday, September 30, and the two former ministers and current MPs Nohad Al-Mashnouq and Ghazi Zuaiter (from the “Development and Liberation” bloc) on the first of next October.
One of the families of the Beirut port victims (archive – AFP)
According to the information circulated, a number of former ministers, in addition to former Prime Minister Hassan Diab, He is filing a case before the Criminal Court of Cassation against the judicial investigator, Judge Tariq Al-Bitar. who claimed hundreds of deaths in August 2020, lawyer Samih Bushrawi told Al Arabiya.net that the defense attorneys for the victims’ team will act according to the laws and principles if a legitimate suspicious lawsuit is filed against Judge Bitar
as he indicated, “ What the judge does is 100% legal and does not violate the rules followed in criminal trials, and he has gone a long way in the investigation. T.
Bushrawi regretted “the political interference in the investigation process under the heading of “legitimate suspicion,” stressing that the blood of the victims is more valuable than anything, and half of the capital is destroyed.”
In July 2019, the US Treasury imposed sanctions The official of the Liaison and Coordination Unit in Hezbollah, Wafiq Safa, who is assigned by the party the task of coordinating with the Lebanese security forces and the army command, as well as conducting contacts and meetings with foreign diplomats, in addition to missions of a political security nature.