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Saudi’s waning support for Hariri could jeopardize a fragile political balance in Lebanon

BY YAKIR GILLIS The Al Hariri family’s quarter-of-a-century-long dominance of the political leadership of Lebanon’s Sunni community is coming under threat because of waning support from the dynasty’s principal external sponsor, Saudi Arabia—a development that might lead to a new round of Lebanese political strife. The growing financial problems and diminishing political influence of form
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