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Monday 02 December 2013
Residents of a village in eastern Lebanon torched tents that were housing hundreds of refugees who had fled the war in neighbouring Syria.
Tuesday 12 November 2013
Iskander Zakharia was 26 in May 1985, when three armed men came to his family’s home to “ask him some questions”. “We’ve not seen him since,” says his sister Lina, “but we believe he is still alive.”
Sunday 10 November 2013
World View: A deal on nuclear weapons has been on the cards since President Obama decided not to attack Syria
Sunday 13 October 2013
The Turks are preparing to smother the 100th anniversary of their Holocaust against the Christian Armenians of the Ottoman Empire in 1915
Sunday 13 October 2013
I went back to my old school on Saturday. My boy's school was playing rugby there and I'm an enthusiastic observer of him being trampled upon and kicked by other children – I think my old school called it character-building. I turned down the familiar road and the memories came flooding back.
Sunday 22 September 2013
We need a coordinated response to this unprecedented crisis
Sunday 15 September 2013
The streets of Beirut are full once again and café’s which were empty last week are buzzing.
Wednesday 11 September 2013
Support for suicide bombing amongst Muslims from the Middle East to South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa has shown a dramatic drop over the last decade, research from 11 Muslim countries has shown.
Saturday 07 September 2013
It would have been the kind of party Beirut is famous for – despite US strikes and the civil war in Syria on its doorstep, nothing can get this country down.
US bolsters embassy security in Lebanon and Turkey due to threats ahead of Congress vote on Syria strike
Friday 06 September 2013
State department ordered 'nonessential' diplomatic staff to leave mission in Beirut
Thursday 29 August 2013
Air strikes on Syria could have “catastrophic effects” on the desperate humanitarian crisis in the region, a charity has warned.
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