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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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Tobias Schneider 13h
Replying to @tobiaschneider
Thus ends much fretted-over US-Iranian competition for Syria's East before it even began: Coalition endorses Assad-Iran push on Deir Ezzor.
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Liz Sly 21h
The US denies asylum to for organizing a conference attended by Syrian rebels who are backed by the US
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Liz Sly 21h
Big congratulations to Mina & to The National!
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Raja Abdulrahim 22h
"The Arab residents of my hometown are trading their jihadi tormentors for Kurdish rulers they don't entirely trust."
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Liz Sly Jun 23
Read this by , who escaped Raqqa last year, for insights about how Raqqa people feel about the SDF
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Richard Colebourn Jun 23
Trump administration and were in contact over freeing Austin Tice - whose family need to have him home now
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Liz Sly Jun 23
On efforts to reset Iraq-Saudi relations & why it will be so hard, by
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Liz Sly Jun 23
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To clarify, it's tactics not strategy to which the TV series pertains - ie using a few special troops to control a big area of desert
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Liz Sly Jun 23
The US is basing its Syria strategy on a 1960s TV series called Rat Patrol, set in WW2.
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AFP news agency Jun 22
Jihadists have destroyed almost 1,000 objects at major cultural sites in and
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Ana Swanson Jun 22
This reminds me so much of China...
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DavidKenner Jun 22
White House officials want the Pentagon to establish desert outposts in eastern Syria to counter Assad/Iran.
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Maha Yahya Jun 22
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Liz Sly Jun 22
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Sarah El Deeb Jun 22
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Liz Sly Jun 22
I screwed up on explaining this tweet & the thread, but the point is to urge you to follow these people because
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Emma Beals Jun 22
- I suggest you follow this back a few tweets and follow some great female nerds throughout
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Liz Sly Jun 22
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Stephen Kalin Jun 21
Newspapers are filled with pledges of allegiance to new crown prince including this one from
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Loveday Morris Jun 21
Joint ops distributed this video which they say is of the moment the al-Nuri mosque was destroyed. Definitely looks like ISIS blew it
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