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Beirut Bureau Chief — The Washington Post
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Washington Post Beirut bureau chief covering Syria, Lebanon, Iraq and beyond. RT=Gosh, hmm or huh. Favorites are my filing cabinet.

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In Ghouta east of Damascus today, according to UOSSM: 72 air strikes. 97 people killed. 500 injured. 5 hospitals hit. It’s one of the bloodiest days in Syria in 7 years of war, says UOSSM (Union of Medical Care & Relief Organizations).
RT @aronlund: Turkey's FM Cavusoglu: if the Syrian army goes into Afrin to crush YPG, that's good. If they go there to support YPG, that's…
RT @TobiasBunde: On my way home from #MSC2018 - and even more worried than before. When people who don't spend much time with world… https://t.co/5bZjJKK9oP
The eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta has slipped off the world map. Under siege & regularly bombarded, people are living in misery. Government forces are now gearing up for what looks like a final onslaught. By @leloveluck  https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/starved-and-abandoned-a-suburb-of-the-syrian-capital-is-bracing-for-new-attacks/2018/02/17/4fe42632-132b-11e8-a68c-e9374188170e_story.html?utm_term=.5b1ea796aa22 
The US-backed SDF claims responsibility for an attack on a Turkish army HQ in Hatay province that killed seven people. A day after Tillerson's fence-mending visit to Ankara (correcting police station to army HQ)  http://sdf-press.com/en/2018/02/breaking-our-forces-target-the-so-called-olive-branch-desk/ 
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