Ruth Sherlock International Correspondent, covering the Middle East
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Inside an emergency room at Rafik Hariri Hospital on Nov. 17, a medic wearing full protective gear checks a woman who might have the coronavirus. Beirut hospitals are reaching maximum capacity amid an influx of coronavirus patients. Marwan Naamani/picture alliance via Getty Images hide caption

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Lebanon's Full Hospitals Turn Away Coronavirus Patients Amid Record Daily Cases

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Migrants Flee Lebanon In Desperate, Doomed Journey

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Smoke billows behind a plane that brought Yemen's new government to Aden International Airport on Wednesday. Explosions rocked the airport shortly after the plane arrived. Saleh Al-Obeidi/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Deadly Explosion Rocks Yemeni Airport Just As New Government Members Land

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Migrants Continue To Die In Attempts To Cross Mediterranean Sea To Europe

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In Lebanon, Judge Suspends Inquiry Into Beirut Port Explosion

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A view of a mosque destroyed by regime forces in Douma, Syria, on March 21, 2018. Douma, on the outskirts of Damascus, was targeted by an air strike carried out by Syrian government forces. Muhmmad Al-Najjar/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images hide caption

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Arab Spring Generation 'Not As Scared As Their Parents Are Of Change'

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Reflecting On The Arab Spring, 10 Years Later

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Syrians buy bread at a shop in the town of Binnish in the country's northwestern Idlib province in June. Nowadays, people say they're waiting up to six hours in line for a meager government bread ration. Omar Haj Kadour /AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Imagine Waiting 6 Hours To Buy A Couple Of Bags Of Bread

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Hours In Bread Lines: People Across Syria Struggle To Get Food

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A cedar tree that burned in a recent wildfire, in the Mishmish forest, Akkar, Lebanon. Sam Tarling for NPR hide caption

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Climate Change Closes In On Lebanon's Iconic Cedar Trees

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Lebanon A Year Later: Economic Collapse, Riots, Pandemic And Beirut Explosion

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Fighters In Syria Say Turkey Pays Them To Go To Wars In Other Countries

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Thousands Of Women, Children To Be Released From ISIS Detention Camps

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After The Big Explosion In Beirut, Volunteers Are Helping Out

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'We Are All Scared, All The Time': Syrian Doctors Can't Talk About The Coronavirus

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