November 1, 2017

A rebel fighter of the Kurdish Front during the Battle of Raqqa (2017). Source: Wikimedia Commons

On October 17, 2017, the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced the liberation of the Syrian city of Raqqa. Formerly a hub of cultural and social diversity situ...

October 23, 2016

Pictured: Downtown Beirut at Night

Long plagued by a weak central government and subject to sporadic bouts of political instability, it is no surprise that Lebanon was named one of the world’s worst places to start a business in the Doing Business 2016 report. The repor...

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