Lebanon will have a new President tomorrow or Friday.
The two sides have agreed to a Qatar mediated plan – as their deadline passed. Qatar played a dangerous game. Initially it said the talks would be open-ended. But earlier this week it said, here are two ideas, you’ve got twenty four hours to make up your mind.
The gamble paid off.
It’s not clear what will happen with the other issues at stake: the electoral law, and the unity cabinet.