Building bridges

In this photo released by the Lebanese Army official website, Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri, center right, walks with Lebanese Army Commander Gen. Joseph Aoun, center left, during a visit to the command center for the ongoing military operation against Islamic State militants, in Ras Baalbek, northeast Lebanon, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017. (Lebanese Army Website via AP)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on August 31, 2017, on page 7.




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