Americans say 'Run!" and the Lebanese just shrug, "Ho-Hum"
There's a reason the Lebanese come across as laid back all the time- they've been through it all!
Lebanon Vs Rest of the world
This cartoon may be more aptly titled,"Why the Lebanese are not that jumpy"
Source: Ink on the Side
Our Terror: US Drone Strikes in Pakistan and Yemen, April 2013:
The Bureau of Investigative Journalism surveys US covert drone strikes in Pakistan and Yemen for April, 2013
Source: Informed Comment
Andrew Tabler: How to start another war in the Middle East in two easy steps
Andrew has long advocated military escalation in Syria – and remember he has no military training or experience but speaks in detail about good ways to start a military conflict.
Source: MidEast Wire
Major salafi faction criticizes Jabhat al-Nosra
Ahrar al-Sham warns that Jabhat al-Nosra’s open affiliation to al-Qaida will help the regime and that it will “regionalize” the crisis by bringing other parties into the conflict, presumably in reference to US and European hostility to al-Qaida.
Source: Syria Comment