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Jean Aziz


Jean Aziz is a columnist for Al-Monitor’s Lebanon Pulse. He is a columnist at the Lebanese newspaper Al-Akhbar and the host of a weekly political talk show on OTV, a Lebanese TV station. He also teaches communications at the American University of Technology and the Université Saint-Esprit De Kaslik in Lebanon.

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After Maaloula, Syrian army heads to Zabadani

By  Jean Aziz | Tue, Apr 15, 2014
The Syrian army has taken control of Maaloula, and seems to be on the verge of recovering most of the region linking Damascus to Lebanon.

Next Lebanese president depends on Tehran, Riyadh

By  Jean Aziz | Mon, Apr 7, 2014
Influential regional players, such as Iran and Saudi Arabia, are so far unable to agree on a presidential candidate in Lebanon.

Syria’s victory in Yabrud may be game changer

By  Jean Aziz | Mon, Mar 24, 2014
At least for now, the recapture of Yabrud by Syrian government forces appears to have tilted the military and political balance in favor of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Will Lebanon be on Obama's agenda in Saudi Arabia?

By  Jean Aziz | Fri, Mar 21, 2014
Given the long history of external influence in Lebanon, some in Lebanon are speculating that US President Barack Obama’s upcoming talks in Riyadh could include a discussion on the next Lebanese president.

Lebanese factions seek unity against terrorism threat

By  Jean Aziz | Wed, Mar 19, 2014
After the new Lebanese government secures parliament’s official blessing, it may have the political cover to act militarily to address troubling security problems.
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