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zkaram

Zeina Karam

AP's news director for Lebanon 🇱🇧 Syria 🇸🇾 Iraq 🇮🇶

Beirut, Lebanon

Joined on 24 June, 2009

https://www.apnews.com/

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Replying to @AhmadMousaQ: My anger and sorrow is beyond description. This reminds me of the dark days we witnessed in Baghdad for years. So many exp…

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Quoted @zkaram

Twin suicide bombings rip through a busy market in central Baghdad, at least 28 killed. It was the first such attack in the capital in nearly two years and comes amid political tensions over planned early elections. @samya_kullab

My anger and sorrow is beyond description. This reminds me of the dark days we witnessed in Baghdad for years. So many explosions and deaths in this one place. Iraqi authorities have FAILED again and again, failed to provide the most basic thing to these poor people -- safety.

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Replying to @AP: BREAKING: Twin suicide bombings have hit Iraq’s capital, Baghdad, killing at least six people and wounding over 25 others. https://…

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BREAKING: Twin suicide bombings have hit Iraq’s capital, Baghdad, killing at least six people and wounding over 25 others.

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Replying to @jpaceDC: It falls now to Biden to both level with Americans about the deep trouble facing the nation and cast ahead to a brighter futur…

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It falls now to Biden to both level with Americans about the deep trouble facing the nation and cast ahead to a brighter future.

Historians put the moment on par with, or beyond, the challenges that faced Lincoln or FDR as they took office.

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Iraq postpones date for early elections by four months, citing technical reasons.

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WHO chief lambasts vaccine profits and inequalities, says the world "is on the brink of a catastrophic moral failure." @jameykeaten

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Quoted @AUBMC_Official

A Call from the American University of Beirut Medical Center
#covid19 #staysafe #StayHomeStaySafe #stayhome

American university hospital says its intensive care units and regular COVID-19 units + emergency room have reached full capacity. "We are unable to find beds for even the most critical patients."

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Replying to @AUBMC_Official: A Call from the American University of Beirut Medical Center
#covid19 #staysafe #StayHomeStaySafe #stayhome https://t.c…

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Replying to @bmroue: #Syrian Air makes 1st #Aleppo to #Beirut flight since 2011 (from @AP)

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#Syrian Air makes 1st #Aleppo to #Beirut flight since 2011 (from @AP)

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Photos by @bilalhusseinz

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Lebanon begins all-day curfew as virus spins out of control, overwhelming hospitals and medical staff already on the brink.

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Replying to @bmroue: Intense #Israeli airstrikes in east #Syria said to kill dozens (from @AP)

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Intense #Israeli airstrikes in east #Syria said to kill dozens (from @AP)

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Replying to @seldeeb: In #Lebanon, 32 recorded deaths from #COVID19, a record number, on eve of tightening lockdown that includes a 24-hour curfew f…

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In #Lebanon, 32 recorded deaths from #COVID19, a record number, on eve of tightening lockdown that includes a 24-hour curfew for 11 days!

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About these daily, sinister low flying Israeli jets all over Lebanon (from @AP)

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Replying to @bmroue: #Lebanon begins new lockdown amid surge in #coronavirus cases #Lebanon #Egypt (from @AP)

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#Lebanon begins new lockdown amid surge in #coronavirus cases #Lebanon #Egypt (from @AP)

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A moment in America, unimaginable but perhaps inevitable. Is this the final gasp of something linked to the current administration, or the emergence of something that will become a dominant strand in the national DNA for decades? ⁦ ⁦@anthonyted

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They hid under tables, saying prayers and seeing the fruits of the country’s divisions up close and violent.
Guns were drawn. A woman was shot and killed by police. A Trump flag hung on the Capitol. The graceful Rotunda reeked of tear gas. Glass shattered

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In Beirut, a bronze bust of killed Iranian general Soleimani general sparks controversy - the latest manifestation of a growing schism between supporters and opponents of Hezbollah. @seldeeb

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Gulf Arab leaders sign declaration to ease rift with Qatar (from @AP)

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