TITLE

LEBANON AND SYRIA: AN UNEASY ALLIANCE

AUTHOR(S)
Owen, Tom
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Middle East;Jan2001, Issue 308, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the controversy surrounding the presence of Syria's troops in Lebanon. Speculations regarding the uneasy political alliance between Syria and Lebanon; Crucial events that redefine the relationship between Syria and Lebanon; Reasons why Syria's presence in Lebanon hardly registers on diplomatic radar screens.
ACCESSION #
3989827

 

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