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INTERVIEW: Mohammad Marandi on Beirut Blast Aftermath & Lebanon’s Future

In EP 336 of the SUNDAY WIRE show, host Patrick Henningsen is joined by global affairs analyst Mohammad Marandi from the University of Tehran, to discuss the recent developments in Beirut, Lebanon in the aftermath of the tragic explosion which destroyed the city’s port area and resulted in many dead and injured, as well as 300,000 made homeless due to ancillary damages.

Dr Marandi explains some of the legacy issues in Lebanese politics, as well as the true aims of US and its allies in the region, the geopolitical motivation behind punishing economic sanctions by Washington and how its harmful policies actually prevent delivery of much-needed regional aid, and hamper cooperation and prosperity among neighboring states. Listen:

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