Fascinating Meex interview with one of Lebanon’s most respected academics who states the case for an “inevitable” war between these two regional enemies. Prof. Jamal Wakim of the Lebanese University predicts when it will start, which side with initiate it and whether Russia will support militarily the Shiite Lebanese group which is its ally in Syria. The geopolitical expert also goes further to name and shame the Lebanese political leaders who would probably be partisan to it.
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