Middle East: The Anti-Iran Revolution is Well Underway
Iran's attempts to expand its malign influence throughout the Middle East have suffered a severe setback as a result of the unprecedented anti-government protests that have erupted in Lebanon and Iraq in recent weeks.
The most obvious source of discontent in
these two key Arab states has been the endemic corruption that has taken hold
in both Beirut and Baghdad; in both countries, it has been the prime motivation
in persuading tens of thousands of demonstrators to take to the streets.