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Rania Abouzeid

US & Canada

Pro-Assad Lebanese give refuge to Syrians

The scale of Syria's civil war has forced refugees in Lebanon to get past longstanding divisions.

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Inside the battle for Assad's heartland

Anti-government fighters battle Alawites in Syria's northwestern Latakia province in an increasingly sectarian war.

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South Lebanon's struggles continue

The people of southern Lebanon have had their fair share of hard times, even by Lebanese standards.

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Lebanon's dying coastline

Bassam Bkeily says he has spent three-quarters of his life underwater, exploring the Mediterranean Sea along the Lebanese coast and watching what he described as the “slow and painful death” of his great love.

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US policy toward Syria misguided

Damascus is in Washington’s crosshairs again, but Arab analysts say a recent US Congressional vote to sanction Syria will not have the intended effect.

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No property rights for Lebanon's refugees

Abu Umar is a humble man with relatively humble ambitions.

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Prisoner swap talks test families

Zaynab Dirani is fighting mixed emotions - feeling cautiously optimistic, yet braced for more disappointment