Lebanon Elections 2009
Unlike Iran, Lebanon‘s 2009 parliamentary elections marked an important step towards the consolidation of democracy. Candidates and political parties proved their commitment to democratic principles in their swift acceptance of the election results. A majority of all Lebanese - Muslims, Christians and Druse - voted for the preservation of Lebanon‘s sovereignty and independence from any regional power. However as is typical of Lebanese politics political wrangling after the elections took 5 months...
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