The Syrian Keystone (Courtesy of The Fourth Rail)
For an excellent summation of the Iraqi Election's effect on Lebanon and Syria as well as the entire Middle Eastern region, go to The Fourth Rail and read Bill Roggio's latest outstanding post:
the fourth rail: The Syrian Keystone
Bill includes outstanding supporting links and rightly concludes that freeing Lebanon from the dictatorial grip of Assad's Syrian rule is the next domino that should fall to continue the sea change now beginning to take hold in the Middle East.
If you do not frequent The Fourth Rail, you should start.