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Christians 'key' in Lebanon poll

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Christians could have a crucial say in the outcome of Lebanon's parliamentary election, as the country appears split down the middle ahead of Sunday's poll.

The ruling US-backed alliance faces stiff competition from the opposition bloc, led by the Shia group Hezbollah and backed by Iran and Syria.

Natalia Antelava reports from Beirut.

First Broadcast 6th June 2009

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