A Lebanese general, left, shakes hands with Iran's President Hassan Rouhani at his office in Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. In the background is Lebanese Defense Minister Samir Moqbel. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)

Iran vows to aid Lebanese military

The promise of aid comes after Iran’s regional rival Saudi Arabia pledged billions of dollars to Lebanon’s armed forces, and will be seen by…