Iran is winning and Israel is losing. That is the startling conclusion we reach if we consider how things have changed in the Middle East in the two years since most of the WikiLeaks State Department cables about Iran’s regional difficulties were written. Lebanon’s Sunni prime minister, once a virulent critic, quietly made his pilgrimage to the Iranian capital last week. Israeli hopes of separating Syria from Iran have been dashed. Turkey, once a strong ally of Israel, is now seeking better relations with Iran and with Lebanon’s Shiites.
Winning… Losing… I can honestly say I agree with Juan on one thing: the world’s eyes are on the Middle East. We have a very special guest on tomorrow’s show that you’ll not want to miss! After reading this article, what are your thoughts on what’s happening in the Middle East today?