Lebanon: Reformists weigh choices after election win

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The recent election in Lebanon saw a political first since the civil war.

Reformists won ten percent of seats in parliament and are now discussing an alliance.

However, their victory was not a clean break from traditional Lebanese politics.

Al Jazeera’s Zeina Khodr reports from Beirut, Lebanon.

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In This Story: Lebanon

Lebanon, officially known as the Lebanese Republic, is a country in the Levant region of Western Asia, and the transcontinental region of the Middle East.

The official language, Arabic, is the most common language spoken by the citizens of Lebanon. Its capital is Beirut.

Lebanon was a founding member of the United Nations in 1945 and is a member of the Arab League (1945), the Non-Aligned Movement (1961), Organisation of the Islamic Cooperation (1969), and the Organisation internationale de la francophonie (1973).

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