Future of Lebanon

Lebanese parliament member Walid Jumblatt, a leader of the Cedar Revolution, talked about the situation in Lebanon since the end of the… read more

Lebanese parliament member Walid Jumblatt, a leader of the Cedar Revolution, talked about the situation in Lebanon since the end of the conflict between Hezbollah and Israel in the summer of 2006. He talked about the demands by the Shiia militia for governmental power that have delayed disarmament and the establishment of an international tribunal to try the killers of former Lebanese premier Rafiq Hariri. He also talked about the influence of Iran and Saudi Arabia in Lebanon. He responded to audience members' questions. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Jumblatt, Walid Leader Lebanon->Progressive Socialist Party
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Future of Lebanon

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Program ID:
196806-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 27, 2007
Last Aired:
Mar 1, 2007

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  • Feb 27, 2007 | 9:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 27, 2007 | 1:48pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 01, 2007 | 5:58pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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