Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Michel Aoun Rises to Lebanese Presidency, Ending Power Vacuum

November 1, 2016 The New York Times

Faculty Fellow Elias Muhanna comments on the recent results of the presidential election in Lebanon that ended a two year period without political leadership in the country. “The reins have slackened between Lebanon’s political parties and their regional backers, and the country has drifted aimlessly for the past five years.”

Michel Aoun Rises to Lebanese Presidency, Ending Power Vacuum (comments by Elias Muhanna) – The New York Times