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.
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
April 16, 2016
Why has Iran begun deploying its official armed forces to the battlefield in Syria?
April 12, 2016
Tuesday’s car bomb near a south Lebanese school puts rising extremist Islamist militancy in the city of Sidon under renewed spotlight.
April 7, 2016
Following his meeting with Putin, Hariri hopes to steer Russia’s growing regional influence in his favor, at Hezbollah’s expense
April 1, 2016
New evidence shows Europe attacks meticulously planned and directed from ISIS’ Syrian capital – making them that much harder to stop
March 23, 2016
A new, non-partisan list of technocrats and activists aims to topple the establishment in Beirut municipal elections
March 16, 2016
As the US presidential race narrows to four candidates, NOW looks at their proposed Middle East policies
March 9, 2016
The hawkish Hezbollah foe has resigned from cabinet and chastised his March 14 allies. But can he achieve anything alone?
March 2, 2016
Gains made by President Rouhani’s allies will have limited impact even inside Iran, let alone the wider Middle East
also writes in Arabic
جنود إيرانيون على الأرض
هل ثمة دور روسي جديد في لبنان؟
مغالطة نظرية "الذئب الوحيد"
إنتخابات إيران: لا تأثير على لبنان وسوريا
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