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Natacha Yazbeck

Natacha Yazbeck

    Syria leader dashes hopes of end to emergency rule
    Syria leader dashes hopes of end to emergency rule
    President Bashar al-Assad of Syria dashed hopes of an end to decades of emergency rule on Wednesday in his first speech since protests erupted two...
    Syrian premier resigns, reappointed as caretaker
    Syrian premier resigns, reappointed as caretaker
    Syrian Prime Minister Mohammed Naji Otri on Tuesday tendered his government's resignation to President Bashar al-Assad, who promptly reappointed...
    Sleepless in Beirut, sin city of the Middle East
    Sleepless in Beirut, sin city of the Middle East
    From nudist beach parties and wild bashes hosted by the likes of Paris Hilton, to gay clubs, gambling and showgirls, Beirut is rapidly earning a...