Anchal Vohra

Anchal Vohra

Syria's War

Abdel-Basset al-Sarout: Controversial singer of Syria's war

Syrian goalkeeper who became a rebel icon and the 'singer of the revolution' died of wounds from Hama battle at age 27.

Abdel-Basset al-Sarout: Controversial singer of Syria's war

Syria's War

Lebanon's Deir al-Ahmar: How an incident displaced 600 refugees

Accidental fire sets off a chain of events that exposes deepening tensions between local residents and Syrian refugees.

 Lebanon's Deir al-Ahmar: How an incident displaced 600 refugees

Hezbollah

Lebanon agrees to talks with Israel over maritime dispute

US and UN interim force in Lebanon to mediate discussions between Middle East rivals.

Lebanon agrees to talks with Israel over maritime dispute

Lebanon

Lebanon's draft budget: A quick fix?

After 20 rounds of meetings, Lebanon's cabinet finally agrees on a draft budget with steep spending cuts.

Lebanon's draft budget: A quick fix?

Battle for Idlib

Turkey-backed fighters join forces with HTS rebels in Idlib

Rival armed groups ally with each other in northern Syria against President Assad's forces in a 'battle for survival'.

Turkey-backed fighters join forces with HTS rebels in Idlib

Lebanon

Lebanon veterans cry 'thieves' as leaders talk cuts to benefits

Proposed austerity measures would affect ex-soldiers' end-of-services benefits and cut veteran pension by three percent.

Lebanon veterans cry 'thieves' as leaders talk cuts to benefits

Syria's War

Civilians pay the price as Syrian-Russian forces pound Idlib

Villages endure government-led attacks in rebel-held Idlib as military offensive in northwest continues.

Civilians pay the price as Syrian-Russian forces pound Idlib

Lebanon

Lebanon's Central Bank employees suspend strike

Workers say they have suspended the industrial action for three days and will meet on Friday to decide the next step.

Lebanon's Central Bank employees suspend strike

Lebanon

Lebanon stock exchange trading suspended over central bank strike

Analysts say while impact of suspension will be minimal, it reflects growing discontent in Lebanon.

Lebanon stock exchange trading suspended over central bank strike

Lebanon

Dozens of Syrian refugees evicted in Lebanon anti-pollution drive

Lebanese authorities demolish riverside refugee camp, evict at least 50 Syrians, including children.

Dozens of Syrian refugees evicted in Lebanon anti-pollution drive

Lebanon

Threat of US sanctions looms over Lebanon's Hezbollah allies

US campaign of maximum pressure on Iran leaves Lebanese allies of Hezbollah scrambling to ease concerns in Washington.

Threat of US sanctions looms over Lebanon's Hezbollah allies

Syria's War

'Taste of victory' for SDF, but ISIL threat remains

Kurdish-led forces hold ceremony after 'elimination' of ISIL's so-called caliphate amid warnings of remaining dangers.

'Taste of victory' for SDF, but ISIL threat remains