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Lebanon: Hariri Positioning Himself for a Comeback to Remove ‘New’ Hezbollah President?
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Lebanon: Hariri Positioning Himself for a Comeback to Remove ‘New’ Hezbollah President?
November 8, 2019

The crisis now fermenting in Lebanon is not about taxes. But about personalities. Can Hariri save this tiny country from the abyss as Lebanese focus their minds on probably the most hated man in Lebanon?

Will Bibi’s War Become America’s War?
August 29, 2019

Understandably, Israel’s weekend actions have brought threats of retaliation. Hezbollah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah has warned of vengeance for the death of his people in the Syria strike.

Will Bibi’s War Become America’s War?
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Lebanon’s Anti-Graft Drive Is Entirely Fake as Political Groups Fight Hezbollah over the Scraps
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Lebanon’s Anti-Graft Drive Is Entirely Fake as Political Groups Fight Hezbollah over the Scraps
March 30, 2019

Hezbollah’s anti-corruption drum beat is driven by US sanctions against Iran, forcing the Lebanese Shiite group to be more creative in how it extracts valuable dollars from the system.

The Unwritten Rule Between the US and Hizbullah
January 25, 2019

As the Trump administration tinkers with the idea of retreating militarily from the Middle East — despite the opposition of the war lobby — it cannot possibly welcome a war between Israel and Hizbollah that could could spiral into a wider conflict and drag the U.S. into a heavier military intervention in the region.

The Unwritten Rule Between the US and Hizbullah
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Secret US 2006 Gov’t Document Reveals Plan To Destabilize Syria By Using Extremists, Muslim Brotherhood, Elections
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Secret US 2006 Gov’t Document Reveals Plan To Destabilize Syria By Using Extremists, Muslim Brotherhood, Elections
July 9, 2018

The plan to destroy Syria has spanned nearly four decades, only moving into high gear in 2011 under the Obama administration. While the destabilization initiative did begin in earnest under Obama’s watch, the truth is that previous administration were also heavily involved in the planning of Syria’s destruction.

Staggering Election Loss for the West; Huge Win for Lebanon!
May 11, 2018

On this lovely morning here on the coast of the Mediterranean there is not a cloud in the sky. In less than twenty-four hours voting will begin. However, on this day before the election, a howling wind is blowing from the south making the thousands of posters, banners and building-sized placards that feature the faces of the scores of potential Lebanese parliamentarians dance and sway wildly above the throngs of tomorrows voters.

Staggering Election Loss for the West; Huge Win for Lebanon!
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Lebanon: a Powder Keg That Will Ignite a Wider Regional Conflict
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Lebanon: a Powder Keg That Will Ignite a Wider Regional Conflict
April 27, 2018

A conflict in Lebanon that would spill over into Syria and then other countries in the Middle East is fraught with potentially dire consequences. The only actor that can prevent a worst-case scenario is Russia.

Lebanon in the Crosshairs
November 24, 2017

If the United States climbs into bed with the Israelis and Saudis and commits to take down Iran it will wind up having to do the hard fighting in a war that could be unwinnable in any conventional sense.

Lebanon in the Crosshairs
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