27038, most ppl believe israel's gonna go on an invasion frenzy...|
Posted by zewari, Sun Mar-27-05 12:09 PM
...of Iran/Syria/Lebanon. Iran and Syria are cooperating out of necessity. most ppl that i've met hate the Syrian gov't... but under the current circumstances, they are forced to push for what's in their best short-term interests. socially and culturally, the majority of Lebanese ppl don't distinguish themselves from the people of Syria... even if they have beef w/ the gov't... so ur previous point about language, culture blah blah is moot. the sunnis complain, the christians complain, but bulk of shia'as, who constitute the majority, are okay w/ it.