Middle East Economic Survey
Political Comment (20 June 2005)
An upset in the third round of the Lebanese elections appears to have compromised the integrity of the anti-Syrian opposition. Syria and the US are again exchanging verbal brickbats. In Iraq, a compromise has been reached on Sunni participation on the committee drafting a new constitution.
Aoun The Winner In Third Round
Whereas the results of the first and second rounds of Lebanons four-part parliamentary...