Israeli prime minister says his army's offensive in Lebanon will last "as long as necessary." Financial Times reporter Ferry Biedermann is in Beirut and says critical infrastructure is simply wiped out.
Three British bankers charged with fraud in the US will learn today whether they'll be allowed to return temporarily to Britain. They were brought here last week after losing a long extradition battle. Stephen Beard reports.
As Israeli warplanes are pound Lebanon for a 10th straight day, thousands of refugees — both Americans and foreigners — are pouring out of the country. Wall Street Journal reporter Jay Solomon's been covering the story in Beirut.
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