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Liz Sly
Washington Post Beirut bureau chief covering Syria, Lebanon, Iraq and beyond. RT=Gosh, hmm or huh. Favorites are my filing cabinet.
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The Daily Star 49m
BREAKING: Iraq exhumed 470 bodies from Tikrit massacre burial sites: minister
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Elijah J. Magnier 3h
In my opinion, the most important message Joulani wanted to say in his interview is: "I am not planning any attacks against " +
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Good analysis by & of the shortcomings of the air war against ISIS
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Hassan Hassan 13h
Isis shows the mass detention room inside Tadmur Prison -- Palmyra
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John Beck 2h
Fearless reporting uncovers the true victims of war: British holidaymakers...
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Liz Sly 6h
This is actually a pretty accurate rendition of where many Syrians think Syria is:
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Video shows Palmyra ruins untouched- for now. But the threat isn't over - , quoting
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Liz Sly 13h
This bar ad seems to capture the jittery mood that is taking hold in Beirut
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Phillip Smyth 16h
My latest for : "Assad Strikes Back": --On Shi'i militia recruitment, Assad's $ options, & deployments.
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Liz Sly 13h
The leader of AQ-affiliate Jabhat Al-Nusra, on Al-Jazeera tonight:
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And the kidnapping of foreigners
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Emile Hokayem 14h
The slow 'mainstreaming' of Jabhat Al-Nusra thanks in no small part to Al Jazeera will haunt Syria and its people for a long time.
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Joyce Karam 15h
Seems Frontline could not find one woman to talk about . Not current/former official/expert/activist/reporter.Incredible
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The 47th 16h
Chances of peace in the Middle East immediately increase by 1.4%
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Fanar Haddadفنر حداد May 27
In Iran-Iraq war Iraq launched several operations named 'Hussein' or 'Sayyid al Shuhada'... how times, contexts and perceptions change!
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Liz Sly 19h
ISIS's Saudi commander in Palmyra says the ruins won't be destroyed, only the statues. Via (Eng subt)
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Nour Malas 21h
announcement of start of Anbar ops yesterday more an effort to project control than real operational advance:
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Liz Sly 21h
Iraq has renamed the Ramadi op "At Your Service Iraq" after complaints that "At Your Service Hussein" was sectarian
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Iraqis blame the US for losing Ramadi, as they launch operations to get it back, by
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خالد مقدم الشام 23h
Things are getting tense here in North Lebanon especially Tripoli. People are saying "it is best to leave before summer vacation".
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