January 27, 2014

Why Hezbollah Will Have to Leave Syria

Hanin Ghaddar, NOW Lebanon

The Associated Press

If Hezbollah’s constituency has learnt anything recently, it is that nothing comes without a price. The party of God always calculates its moves and measures wins and losses before embarking on new adventures, and they always prepare themselves to deal with the losses as much as they invest in victories. However, their descent into Syria has probably been their most miscalculated move. Their losses have surpassed the gains, and the withdrawal from Syria will become a necessity for survival.

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