September 26, 2013
Hezbollah Gambles Everything in Syria
Samia Nakhoul, Reuters
Hezbollah's role in Syria has ramifications not just in its home in Lebanon but across the region. If Assad wins, Iran's influence along the shores of the Mediterranean will grow. If he loses, Hezbollah and Iran's reach will likely be damaged. For some members of the group, the fight is an existential one.
TAGGED: Hassan Nasrallah, Middle East, Iran, Lebanon, Syria, Hezbollah