Iran is the wild card in Lebanon

Knight, R.; Lief, L.
May 1991
U.S. News & World Report;5/13/91, Vol. 110 Issue 18, p50
Considers the problems Lebanon faces after 16 years of civil war, not the least of which will be dealing with Iranian-backed Hezbollah militia and some 3,000 Revolutionary Guards believed to be holding 13 Western hostages. Agreement between Iranian President Hashemi Rafsanjani and Syria's President Hafez Assad; Iranian hard-liners blocking relief supplies for Kurdish refugees.


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