Mr. El-Mashnouk is smart and a well reasoned analysts. And even/especially when one disagrees with his points of view, one often learns something from him. But the show was not instructive for what either had to say, but rather for Mr. Moussawi’s display of powerful self-delusion. In his mind’s eye, it was all true;
Hezb did not invade
Hezb did not attempt to invade the Chouf.
There are no prisoners held in Syrian jails.
The real militias in
To the skeptic watching such a display of self-delusion, one questions come to mind;
How can such self-deluded demagogic bunch be the same organized outfit who defeated the formidable Israeli military in 2006 and who lost to a shotgun-equipped Druze municipal police in this past “mini-war”?