Bekaa

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Rameh Hamieh, Usama al-Qadiri
Lebanon is now engulfed by sheer madness. The Ramadan truce that was supposed to last until after Eid al-Fitr was broken by “limited” skirmishes and...
Monday, August 12, 2013
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Ibrahim al-Amin
The Future Movement’s incitement against Hezbollah would not have been anything out of the ordinary if it had not decided to turn it into a sectarian...
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
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Rameh Hamieh
The situation in Lebanon’s northern Bekaa Valley is deeply troubling. A few days after the June 11 killing of a man from Ersal in Hermel, four local...
Monday, June 17, 2013
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Afif Diab
To gauge Syrian reactions to the battle of Qusayr, one only need visit the towns of central and west Bekaa, where dozens of families have taken...
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
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Usama al-Qadiri
Each day, between sunrise and sunset, the farmland stretching between Hosh al-Harimeh and Ghazze in the West Bekaa is “open for business.”
Saturday, May 4, 2013
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Rameh Hamieh
An influx of Syrian refugees is a boon for Lebanese schools that, once short of students, can now remain open.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
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Faten Elhajj
Before Wafa Noon’s grandfather died, she asked him a question: If you could turn back time, what would you do differently? The man, a peasant farmer...
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
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Afif Diab
An attempt by the Lebanese Army to arrest a suspected kidnapper in the isolated Bekaa-valley town of Ersal has left three dead and almost a dozen...
Saturday, February 2, 2013
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Mohamed Nazzal
An antiques dealer and former member of Baalbeck’s municipal council has been pinned as one of Israel’s top spies in Lebanon. “Ali Y.” tracked the...
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
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