post 22 April 2015
Read more from Jonathan Miller on his blog Haunted by memories of a journey from Damascus to Bradford

Mirvat and her family fled Syria, eventually arriving in the UK via Lebanon, Egypt, Libya and Calais. She has begun a new life - but cannot forget what she went through to get here.

article 21 January 2015 World, Lebanon
In pictures: Hezbollah funerals follow Israeli strike

Hezbollah supporters turned out in force in Lebanon for the funerals of militants killed in a suspected Israeli drone strike.

article 12 January 2015 World, Lebanon
Roumieh prison
Islamic State in Lebanon: army storms prison

Lebanon's military storm the country's biggest prison, which they say has become an "operations room" for the Islamic State group, as fears increase of the terror group's presence at the border.

article 08 January 2015 World, Jordan
Old lady in the snow at a tented camp for Syrian refugees (Hany)
'Catastrophic' situation in Syria as snowstorm hits

The leader of the Syrian National Coalition opposition group calls for international help as a snowstorm strikes, killing at least five people and bringing misery to thousands.

article 02 January 2015 World, Sierra Leone
The Ezadeen, registered to Sierra Leone.
Another abandoned migrant ship - why Syria's war is to blame

Italian coastguards take control of another abandoned cargo ship full of migrants - a disturbing trend that is the result of a growing exodus of refugees created by the war in Syria.

video 04 November 2014 Iraq

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Devout Shia Muslims self-flagellate on holy day

Shia Muslims in Pakistan, Iraq, and Lebanon take part in a self-flagellation ritual on the holy day of Ashoura. (Warning: graphic images)

post 01 April 2014
Read more from Jonathan Miller on his blog Inside Hezbollah: fighting and dying for a confused cause

Channel 4 News heads to Lebanon to meet Hezbollah in its heartland, and finds the group fighting a war that has dramatically departed from its original aim: resistance to Israel.

video 19 February 2014 World, Lebanon

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Two killed in bomb explosion in Beirut - video

A blast in a Shia district in southern Beirut, Lebanon, kills at least two people - the latest apparent attack linked to the civil war in neighboring Syria.

article 02 January 2014 World, Lebanon
Five killed in south Beirut explosion

At least five people die after a suspected car bomb exploded in a southern suburb of the Lebanese capital Beirut.

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