LEBANON/SYRIA

 

MEES Analysis: The Iranian Nuclear Deal’s Impact On A Levant In Flux

 

In the aftermath of a double suicide bombing in front of Iran’s embassy in Beirut, the Lebanese witnessed the rarest of outcomes: a group, an al-Qa’ida affiliate called the ‘Abd Allah ‘Azzam Brigades, claimed responsibility for the bombings while the identities of the two attackers were swiftly revealed.

Beirut is no stranger to terrorism, assassination and...