January 20 - Hassan Nasrallah, the Hezbollah leader, has promised to intensify the campaign to topple the Lebanese government with a "big" and "effective" action in the coming days.
Nasrallah said: "I believe this action will be effective, very important and very big."
He did not indicate what the action would be but said the campaign would remain non-violent.
Hezbollah and its allies have staged numerous street protests and sit-ins, with protesters camping outside the offices of Fouad Siniora, the Lebanese prime minister, since December 1, 2006.
Newspapers have speculated that if Hezbollah steps up the campaign, it is likely to include a general strike and the blockading of major roads.
When asked if the opposition would close
's roads, port or airport, Nasrallah declined to comment. Beirut
Nasrallah also said that the resignation of Lt Gen Dan Halutz,
Internal inquiries by the Israeli military found widespread problems with it's military performance during the 34-day war.
Halutz resigned on Wednesday saying he had to take responsibility.
In his interview Nasrallah said that he expected