11 December 2019

Does Macron have one more chance to save his credibility as a world leader?


The French President once saved Lebanon’s prime minister from the humiliation of his so-called Saudi captors. But can he now keep Lebanon from falling on its sword? A conference in Paris is a start.In 2006, immediately after the ceasefire in August between Israel and Lebanon, news footage emerged which made the rounds as a joke. It was an Italian brigade of soldiers making a landing on a beach in Lebanon which went without incident, although when the EuroNews cameraman came in close to the [...]