Saudi Arabia Comes for Hezbollah

Lebanon is under Hezbollah’s full control — it will be fair game in the latest proxy war between Iran and Saudi Arabia. By MOHAMAD BAZZINOV. 10, 2017 Lebanon was stunned on Nov. 4 when its prime minister, Saad Hariri, speaking from Saudi Arabia, delivered a halting resignation speech. Mr. Hariri said he left Beirut because he feared assassination. He placed the blame for his long-distance resignation on Iran and its main ally in Lebanon, Hezbollah. In the days since, Saudi Arabia has accused Hezbollah of plotting against the kingdom and ordered Saudi citizens to leave Lebanon. Threats from top...

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