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Severe weather has delayed the start of the first United Nations airlift of aid items from Iraq to Syria for a second day, a spokesman said on Friday...
Friday, December 13, 2013
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Bassam Alkantar
The Lebanese government could not convince even one donor to pay a single cent toward the estimated half a billion US dollars needed to provide...
Thursday, July 18, 2013
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Nasser Charara
Refugees from Syria continue to pour into Lebanon, and the government has no clear plan on how to provide for them. International aid agencies...
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
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Preethi Nallu
About an hour northeast of Beirut, the scenery transforms substantively, from the smog-engulfed coastal terrain of the metropolis to a winding...
Monday, October 15, 2012
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Radwan Mortada
Since the start of the Syrian uprising, influential groups have emerged on the ground which have been eclipsed in the media by the high-profile exile...
Monday, June 11, 2012
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Jana Yasmin Nakhal
Life in the Jal al-Bahr refugee camp on the Tyre coast is little more than a series of calamities every winter: flooding, destroyed homes, and...
Sunday, April 15, 2012
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Rana Mamdouh
The Supreme Council of Armed Forces (SCAF) in Egypt has put US$1.5 billion of United States aid on line in its fight against NGOs, accusing them of...
Thursday, February 23, 2012
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Usama al-Qadiri
Syrians have fled from the crisis in their country to the nearby Bekaa valley in eastern Lebanon, where they are living in difficult conditions with...
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
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Amal Shahine, Anas Zarzar
When Saddam Hussein’s regime fell, several thousand Palestinian refugees in Iraq were forced to flee to Syria where they live in a state of legal...
Friday, January 20, 2012
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