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.
July 29, 2015
Editorial line of the Huffington Post’s new Arabic-language site is in the hands of two prominent Islamists
Despite conflicting reports, it appears Ankara and the US have agreed to dislodge Islamic State militants from their last holdout on the Turkish-Syrian border
July 23, 2015
Michel Aoun’s FPM to hold internal elections in September, pitting staunch Damascus partner Gebran Bassil against reformist opponents
July 3, 2015
Fears of potentially worse Sunni-Shiite clashes to come elsewhere if sectarian brinksmanship of Tuesday is repeated.
June 29, 2015
NOW talks to Reine Mitri, whose new film exploring the roots of Lebanon’s sectarianism has been banned from screening by authorities.
June 22, 2015
A recent UN report found peacekeepers worldwide “regularly” engage in “sexual exploitation” – and UNIFIL is among the culprits, NOW learns
June 11, 2015
New Al-Jazeera profile shows Nusra leader partook in jihadist campaigns in Iraq and Lebanon linked to Assad regime
June 9, 2015
A leading independent Shiite activist claims the State Department is withdrawing funding for his NGO for policy reasons; a claim the US ambassador disputes
June 3, 2015
Samir Geagea paid a surprise visit Tuesday to the residence of Michel Aoun, the man with whom he literally went to war in the 1980s.
May 22, 2015
Evidence suggests new measures intended to boost the economy and national security are instead doing exactly the opposite.
also writes in Arabic
منطقة "خالية من داعش" في شمال سوريا؟
إنتخابات التيار ومحكّ العلاقة مع حزب الله
إشكال السعديات صورة عن خطّ النار الطائفي
ننسى ولكن لا نسامح
الفضائح الجنسية لعناصر الأمم المتحدة تعني لبنان أيضاً
هل كان الجولاني لعبة يحرّكها الأسد؟
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