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Lebanon launches unprecedented investigation into Ghanaian domestic worker's death

08 April, 2020

After a report by Al Jazeera detailed the harrowing circumstances surrounding the death of migrant worker Faustina Tay, Lebanon has opened an unprecedented high-level investigation.

Young Syrian girl beaten to death in Lebanon

08 April, 2020

A six-year-old Syrian girl was beaten to death by her father in the Lebanese city of Tripoli, security forces say, as coronavirus makes life even harder for refugees.

Syrian's self-immolation highlights refugees' woes during Lebanon's coronavirus outbreak

07 April, 2020

In Lebanon, the majority of Syrian refugees were already living below the poverty line. New coronavirus restrictions unfairly targeting refugees now further curtail their livelihoods.

TNA Voice: Middle Easterners are battling the coronavirus pandemic

07 April, 2020

Our podcast bringing you compelling stories from the Middle East, North Africa, Asia and beyond. In this episode we bring to light heart-warming stories from the tragedy of coronavirus pandemic

The Middle East at war with coronavirus: Top stories

06 April, 2020

As thousands of Afghans flee the regional 'coronavirus epicentre' in Iran, Egypt leaves hundreds of its citizens stranded in Qatar in today's roundup.

Lebanon calls for financial aid amid virus outbreak

06 April, 2020

Aoun urged donors during a meeting of the International Support Group for Lebanon to unlock $11 billion in grants and loans they pledged during a Paris conference in April 2018.

Lebanon repatriates nationals in rare flights despite virus

06 April, 2020

Lebano started repatriating nationals who were stranded abroad in its first flights in weeks since it closed its international airport to stem the novel coronavirus.

Syria Weekly: Coronavirus outbreak sparks more fears of epidemic

05 April, 2020

Two reported deaths from coronavirus in Syria point to a much higher outbreak than is being acknowledged by authorities.

Palestinian and Syrian refugees in Lebanon brace for coronavirus

05 April, 2020

Palestinian and Syrian refugees in Lebanon, living in poor conditions and suffering from discrimination, are bracing for an outbreak of coronavirus.

Syria quarantines town known to house pro-regime foreign fighters

04 April, 2020

The Syrian regime has sealed off the town of Sayyida Zeinab as a Covid-19 'precaution' without acknowledging the town is a hub of foreign Shia militiamen and potential coronavirus transmitters.

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