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Environmental Activists Say Lebanon's Government Has Failed To Regulate Polluters

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Advocates Try To Raise Environmental Awareness In Lebanon

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Questions Remain Over What Will Happen To ISIS Members, Families In Detention Centers

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Syrian Opposition Fighters Withdraw From Stronghold In Idlib Province

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Syrian Government On The Verge Of Taking Back Important Town From Rebels In Civil War

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A Mother's Journey To Get Her Daughter And Grandson Back From ISIS

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In This Omani Village, Locals Say Supernatural Creatures Are Behind Strange Events

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Mashrou' Leila Performance Canceled At Lebanon Music Festival

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Strait Of Hormuz: Scene Of Human Conflict And Natural Beauty

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U.N. Calls Libyan Migrant Shipwreck The Worst This Year After Scores Die

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The Sultan Qaboos Mosque in Salalah, Oman. The country has emerged as a quiet facilitator of dialogue, including between Iran and the U.S. Sam McNeil/AP hide caption

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How Oman Has Become A Key Diplomatic Player In The Middle East

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Leaders In Oman Try To Reduce Tensions Between U.S. And Iran

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How Oman Is Becoming A Sort Of 'Middle Eastern Switzerland' Between The U.S. And Iran

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How Crop Fires Have Become The Latest Weapon Of War In Syria

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