Time For Change?

July 2003
Middle East Monitor: East Med;Jul2003, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p8
Country Report
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It appears that the entire political make up of Lebanon is about to begin a period of transformation as the structure in use is becoming increasingly unsatisfactory to the country's various social and religious groups. Christians complain of Sunni Muslim dominance most object to the overbearing Syrian influence and ties that bound society together in post-war era are slowly coming unstuck. However the unwritten covenant that the country should have a Maronite Christian President and a Sunni Muslim Prime Minister has remained in place.


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