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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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Liz Sly 4h
Some people say we exaggerate the horrors of Aleppo, but this suggests we have no idea how bad it really is.
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Turkey halts its offensive vs ISIS in Al-Bab because of the risk to civilians. The Mosul factor? Or something else?
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Liz Sly Dec 7
Turkey: an Iranian drone may have been responsible for the Nov 24 killings of Turkish soldiers in Syria.
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Liz Sly Dec 7
There's been quite an escalation recently of Israeli attacks on Syria. Missiles hit the heart of Damascus today
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Liz Sly Dec 5
The US tried to make the Middle East be like America. But now America is becoming more & more like the Middle East
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Liz Sly Dec 5
Reading this makes me think of the Arab spring. Except it's America.
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DavidKenner Dec 5
Have your Syria policy blocked by Russia at the UNSC once, shame on Russia. Have it blocked six times, shame on you.
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Liz Sly Dec 2
..getting sliced up accidentally by countries they are not at war with wasn't one of them
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Liz Sly Dec 2
The SAA is a conscript army. Whatever those guys' reasons for fighting are....
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Liz Sly Dec 2
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Top of Mind Dec 2
claims to champion Islam, but makes Sunnis suffer most, says :
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Liz Sly Dec 1
The US military saw guys with guns & tanks & concluded they were ISIS. They weren't. What a tragedy. By
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Liz Sly Dec 1
Heartbreaking reporting from Yemen by . When children die of hunger, you know the world has failed
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Louisa Loveluck Dec 1
In east Aleppo, it's become impossible to count the dead. Here's why:
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Liz Sly Nov 30
Iraq forces control 30% of Mosul. If it's to be linear, it will be over by March. But battles aren't always linear
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Liz Sly Nov 30
The way journalists are being treated at the US borders is truly alarming. This happened to photographer Ed Ou
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Liz Sly Nov 30
So this Islamic militant was also a German spy and a gay porn star. Of course. One of the stories you can't make up
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Liz Sly Nov 30
Eric Trump hunts wild deer in Turkey at the invitation of a Turkish businessman.
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Liz Sly Nov 30
Erdogan's statement that Turkey entered Syria to topple Assad is "news to us" Moscow says, asking for an explanation
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Liz Sly Nov 30
Why the things happening in America are really very similar to the Middle East. Alarmingly so. By .
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