Saudi Arabia | Saudi Arabia’s power play needs to start at home
by Mindy Belz
Posted 11/20/17, 11:26 pm
Never mind that Lebanon is half the size of New Jersey, its national melodrama is not to be missed.
Scene 1—lunch in Beirut, Friday, Nov. 3: Prime Minister Saad Hariri is hosting the French cultural minister, Françoise Nyssen. Mid-conversation, Hariri takes a phone call, excuses himself, and disappears.