I will be you one thing: you tell a group of Arabs in the Middle East that the U.S. is bringing democracy to the region and they will run and find someplace to hide. "Democracy" evokes disdan and ridicule in the region.
Why is that?
A Path To Lasting Peace
"The implementation of Resolution 1701 will not only benefit Lebanon and Israel; it also has important regional implications. Simply put: This is a victory for all who are committed to moderation and democracy in the Middle East -- and a defeat for those who wish to undermine these principles with violence, particularly the governments of Syria and Iran."