Aleksandr Shumilin, a leading Russian expert on the Middle East and Elena Suponina, a journalist who has interviewed many eminent Middle East political leaders

The recent assassination of the Lebanese Industry Minister, Pierre Gemayel, has caused further complications to the country`s ongoing political crisis. This latest death could affect neighbouring Syria and Israel. What could be the long term consequences of this political instability? Could it lead to another civil war in Lebanon? And how best should the international community respond? Aleksandr Shumilin, a leading Russian expert on the Middle East and Elena Suponina, a journalist who has interviewed many eminent Middle East political leaders, are on Spotlight to tell us more