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 22, 2015
Evidence suggests new measures intended to boost the economy and national security are instead doing exactly the opposite.
May 18, 2015
Controversial firm Carter-Ruck succeeded in getting allegations about Asma al-Assad withdrawn from British Daily Mail.
Emails reveal conspicuously warm relations between several Western journalists and the regime.
Emails show regime interactions with officials from friendly (and less friendly) states, as well as an American Christian group.
Emails reveal regime ties with smugglers and kidnappers of religious figures of Homs.
Emails shine further light on friendship between Assads and extended family of former Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Miqati.
Bizarre emails sent to Assad by insiders include 9/11 conspiracy theories and poetry of Saddam Hussein.
Emails show regime inner circle sharing disparaging jokes and rhymes about Syrians and other Arabs.
Other emails include Assad seemingly window-shopping for Russian private jet.
April 16, 2015
Reports of coming Saudi air strikes in Syria combined with Turkish troops leave some skeptical, though a leading Saudi analyst says they have substance.
also writes in Arabic
ضرب من الجنون
الحصن الأخير لكرامة العرب
العلاقة مع ميقاتي
فرض تطبيق القانون: "الحل لا يأتي بالرومانس"
أصدقاء في الإعلام
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