NPR logo

A More Cautious View on Democracy in the Middle East

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4528602/4528603" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
A More Cautious View on Democracy in the Middle East

A More Cautious View on Democracy in the Middle East

A More Cautious View on Democracy in the Middle East

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4528602/4528603" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

NPR's senior news analyst says that even though several countries in the Middle East seem to be moving towards democracy, recent events in Lebanon and Syria indicate that there is still a way to go before democracy fully takes hold.