LEBANON-UNREST: What Will Happen in Lebanon If Assad's Regime Falls?

January 2012
Middle East Reporter (Weekly Edition);1/13/2012, Vol. 144 Issue 1284, p11
The article reports on the fate of Lebanon if the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad collapses. It mentions the concerns of rival political leaders stating about the reverberations if the massive instability in Syria spills in smaller Lebanon. It notes that the crisis in Syria has divided the Lebanese, in which Hizbullah backs up the Assad regime, and the opposition led by the Future Movement of former Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri support protesters to demand ousting of Assad.


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