Jumblatt deserts Lebanon’s pro-Western camp, signs pact with pro-Iranian Hizballah

Aug 13, 2008 (DEBKAfile) — The fervently pro-US, pro-Israeli Druze leader, Walid Jumblatt, has decided to hold out no longer. He has thrown in his lot with the most extreme pro-Syrian, pro-Iranian, anti-Israel force in Lebanon, the Shiite Hizballah, which has gained veto power over the government in Beirut unopposed. Full Report