From Belfast to Beirut, in 70s & 80s, Chris Drake part of a generation who transformed TV news with eyewitness reporting. Pioneers all.
Mar Mikhail, Beirut's hipster paradise, was a very different place 9 years ago. I had ongoing feuds with several stray dog packs. I think I was even in one for a short time.
After 8 years of war #Syria remains the most problematic crisis in the Middle East. With international leading experts, we analyzed the socio-political and economic dynamics of the civil war. Towards #Med2019 in Beirut with @CarnegieMEC → @ItalyMFA
Some dude has jammed his HGV under the bridge at Becchara El Khoury. Traffic is responding appropriately. 🚗🚕🚙🚕🚌🚌🚙🚕🚗 #beirut
In 1983, roughly 1,800 Marines were in Beirut to keep the peace in a Nation torn apart by Civil War. Terrorists had bombed the U.S. Embassy earlier that year, killing 63 people, including 17 Americans...
We are gathered together on this solemn occasion to fulfill our most reverent and sacred duty. 35 years ago, 241 American service members were murdered in the terrorist attack on our Marine Barracks in Beirut, Lebanon. Today, we honor our fallen heroes...
We will never forget the 241 American service members killed by Hizballah in Beirut. They died in service to our nation.
Beirut, also a site of deadly attacks, feels forgotten amid world's solidarity for Paris
When a double suicide bombing rocked Beirut, there was no global outpouring of sympathy