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Lebanon USLebanese Foreign Minister Nassif Hitti, left, meets with U.S. Ambassador to Lebanon Dorothy Shea, in Beirut, Lebanon, Monday, June 29, 2020. Hitti and Shea discussed a court ruling issued over the weekend in which a Lebanese judge banned local and foreign media outlets in the country from interviewing the ambassador for a year over comments she made regarding the powerful Hezbollah group. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)

BEIRUT (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to Lebanon said Monday after meeting the country’s foreign minister that they have “turned the page” over a court ruling issued over the weekend barring local and foreign media from interviewing the envoy over her comments regarding Hezbollah.

A judge had ordered the year-long ban after U.S. Ambassador Dorothy Shea