The Lebanon Crisis (2): Hizbullah’s Victory and its Regional Implications

The authors argue that the victory of Hizbullah and Amal over the Lebanese government will have have a critical impact on the security of Arab regime allied with the U.S and on Israel. The Druze leader, Walid Jumblatt, whose militias are involved in the final stages of a clash with Hezbollah forces in Northern Lebanon is quoted as saying “[…]we are waiting for Hizbullah, Iran, and Syria to determine the rules of the game.” The article also reports on critical reactions to Hizbullah’s takeover by the Saudi government, the Saudi press, and the Egyptian press

Article: The Lebanon Crisis (2): Hizbullah’s Victory and its Regional Implications
Authors: Y. Carmon and B. Chernitsky
Publication: Memri.org

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