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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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Ellen Knickmeyer 10h
Report: 4 killed when Bin Laden family jet crashes after botched landing in London via
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Jenan Moussa 19h
Saga of U.S trained Syria rebels continues. At 4am Nusra attacked their HQ. 5 dead, 18 injured &20 captured out of 60
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Emile Hokayem 20h
Good piece looking at UN envoy de Mistura's character, choices, record in dealing with Syrian crisis by
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Liz Sly 20h
PT = wrong link. Here is the correct link to Israel deploying Iron Dome on Lebanese border
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Israel has deployed the Iron Dome anti-missile system on Lebanon's northern border in light of the Iran deal
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Mohamad Bazzi 22h
While is on the brink of starvation, the UN is still waiting for $274 million had pledged in May |
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Liz Sly 22h
It doesn't really matter what the US agreed with Turkey on Syria because the whole plan is falling apart already.
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Hannah Allam Jul 30
State spox Toner on why US govt can't confirm US-trained commander abducted: "Quite frankly, it’s Syria. We don’t have eyes on the ground."
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Liz Sly Jul 30
Why the Iran deal won't help solve Syria or fight ISIS (and may make it stronger) by
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Liz Sly Jul 30
Yes! Humbling ;)
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Liz Sly Jul 30
How much do you know about Mesopotamia? Here's a neat quiz. Wonder how ISIS guys living there would do
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Anne Barnard Jul 30
Right before Nusra abducted leader of sole 54 graduates of Pentagon anti-IS training, he told woes to
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Hannah Allam Jul 30
.: How do you tell difference btwn good Kurd & bad Kurd? State: I don’t want to get into details about how to tell them apart
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Anne Rumsey Gearan Jul 30
When President Clinton did a very nice thing for Donald Trump
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Ragıp Soylu Jul 30
State Department's Toner condemns Al-Nusra for the abductions based on press reports but can't confirm if the detentions occurred
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Ragıp Soylu Jul 30
One senior Turkish official tells that the reports on the abduction of US-trained Syrian Rebels by Nusra are not true
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Liz Sly Jul 30
Epic investigation by into the extensive smuggling of Syrian antiquities along the Turkish border
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Liz Sly Jul 30
Amazing story by Buzzfeed's on a Christian Tennessee woman who converted & joined ISIS in Syria
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Liz Sly Jul 30
Syria's "parliament" has fired 10 mps. No reason given
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Josh Rogin Jul 30
Top General Admits Disagreements With White House Over Iran Deal by
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