Guest Host: Steve Roberts

The Lebanese government battles a militant Islamic group holed up in a Palestinian refugee camp in northern Lebanon. Implications of the flare-up, the state of the Lebanese government, and Lebanon’s role in regional security.

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  • Marina S. Ottaway director of the Middle East program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • Emile El-Hokayem research fellow, the Henry L. Stimson Center
  • Jay Solomon foreign affairs correspondent, The Wall Street Journal

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