"Regressing" democracies, as you put it, don't apoint investigating committees that delve deep and reveal all their failings. Israel did; Lebanon didn't. So Lebanon, if it can at all be termed a democracy, is indeed a regressing democracy. Incidentally, why do you, who claim to be Lebanese and thus a speaker of Arabic, write "Levanon" as in Hebrew, instead of "Lubnan" or "Libnan", as in Arabic? Hmmmm...
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