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Lebanon Moves Toward Unity Government

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Lebanon Moves Toward Unity Government

Middle East

Lebanon Moves Toward Unity Government

Lebanon Moves Toward Unity Government

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Rival Lebanese leaders have reached a deal to end 18 months of political conflict, agreeing on a new president. Hezbollah and its allies will gain more representation in the Lebanese government.

Rami Khouri, director of the Fares Public Policy Institute at the American University of Beirut, discusses developments with Renee Montagne.

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