Lebanon prime minister Saad al-Hariri resigns, accuses Iran and Hezbollah of masterminding strife in Arab world

Lebanon’s prime minister Saad al-Hariri resigned on Saturday, saying he believed there was an assassination plot against him and accusing Iran and its Lebanese ally Hezbollah of sowing strife in the Arab world. His resignation, a big surprise to Beirut’s political establishment, brought down the coalition government and plunged Lebanon into a new political crisis.… Read More Lebanon prime minister Saad al-Hariri resigns, accuses Iran and Hezbollah of masterminding strife in Arab world