Alex Rowell joined NOW in Beirut as a reporter and blogger in February 2012. A British citizen, he was raised in Dubai and studied economics in London.
May 30, 2016
Surprise victory for renegade March 14 hawk Ashraf Rifi in Tripoli’s municipal elections suggests his cabinet resignation was shrewd
May 27, 2016
Nineteen months on from the last militia battle, the city prepares for a vigorous three-way municipal election contest
May 24, 2016
Another death this weekend adds to the long toll of the illegal, but widely-tolerated, shooting of guns at social occasions
May 20, 2016
After independents surprise at municipal polls, MPs move to ensure the same won’t happen in next year’s parliamentary elections
May 18, 2016
The closing of several Hezbollah officials’ bank accounts in line with new US sanctions has infuriated the party – but what now?
May 13, 2016
Senior Hezbollah commander declared dead was also top suspect in 2005 assassination of Lebanese prime minister
May 10, 2016
Lee Harrison told his father he feared his Lebanese friends would kill him days before he was found hanged
May 4, 2016
Should the international community be pinning its hopes for Syria on the goodwill of Vladimir Putin?
April 27, 2016
A concert of the highly popular band’s scheduled Friday has been cancelled after objections from ministries, MPs and the Church
April 19, 2016
From Iran through Syria, Egypt and beyond, the net effect of Obama’s two terms has worked in favor of autocrats
also writes in Arabic
الحقيقة الدامية لإطلاق النار احتفالاً
حزب الله يردّ ؟
جنود إيرانيون على الأرض
هل ثمة دور روسي جديد في لبنان؟
مغالطة نظرية "الذئب الوحيد"
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