Unofficial results showed Hezbollah and its political allies won just over half the seats in Lebanon’s parliamentary election.
For many younger Lebanese, Sunday brought a first chance to vote in a national election after parliament twice extended a term that expired in 2013.
After previously announcing his resignation while in Saudi Arabia, the Lebanese prime minister has now suspended that decision upon returning to Beirut.
Saad al-Hariri also hinted that he could take back his resignation.
France became the first Western country to indicate that Saudi Arabia was holding Hariri against his will.
Saad al-Hariri said he believed there was an assassination plot against him.
The president even disparaged the efforts of the U.S. military.
A cease fire agreement is supposed to lead to a more stable, lasting political arrangement, hopefully a peace treaty, but
“The incident in Syria corresponds completely with Israel’s policy to act to prevent Iran’s smuggling of advanced weapons via Syria to Hezbollah.”
So what is Iran doing to thwart a prospective end run around Iran by the President to Moscow? No surprise! Iran is playing
On September 18, Alan Kasujja of BBC News, gathered with United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi and