Michael Totten

Triangulation, Lebanon Style

In yesterday’s piece I said Lebanese Prime Minister Fouad Seniora’s and Druze chief Walid Jumblatt’s pretended support for the released terrorist Samir Kuntar was an act of triangulation. For those interested in how, exactly, that works, and why someone like Jumblatt thinks it’s necessary, “Michael Young explains it in detail”:http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/mesh/2008/07/behind_druze_kisses_for_quntar.