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are the Lebanese Shia the new Kurds?

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Submitted by myth (Germany), Feb 26, 2015 at 14:34

It appears there's a stool-dance going on in the Middle East. Who will be left without a home when the music stops? After the last colonial reshuffle it was the Kurds who found themselves without a country.

I suspect the Lebanese Shia will be the new Kurds with nowhere to go.

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