What's Going on in Beirut and What You Should See If You Go

Mideast Lebanon
Associated PressA Lebanese man passes next to sand barriers that were set in front of a jewelry shop, in a Shiite neighborhood of a southern suburb of Beirut, Lebanon.

Subject to convoluted and complex political machinations even at the best of times, tensions are rising in beleaguered Beirut, with three car bombs detonating in one month's time.