Hariri Hurries

News Analysis: Saudi-Iranian conflict overshadows Lebanon after PM resignation, but war unlikely: analysts CAIRO, Nov. 9 (Xinhua) — The long-standing conflict between Saudi Arabia and Iran has overshadowed Lebanon following the recent resignation of Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri, but it is unlikely lead to a war, analysts said. Hariri resigned in a televised speech aired from Riyadh on Nov. 4, which is seen as a message from the powerful oil-rich Sunni kingdom to its Shiite rival Iran that is backing Lebanon’s Shiite militant and political group Hezbollah. Hariri blamed Hezbollah and Iran for his resignation, saying he got...

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