Martin Chulov (@martinchulov )

Martin Chulov

Bio Covering the Middle East for The Guardian. Associate Fellow @ICSR_Centre
Location Across the arab world
Tweets 3,8K
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Following 1,5K
Account created 02-06-2010 14:12:21
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iPhone : Everyone in #Lebanon has had their life turned upside down by the catastrophic #BeirutBlast that devastated half the city, and they deserve justice for the disaster inflicted on them. Only an independent, international investigation will uncover the truth. hrw.org/news/2020/10/2…

iPhone : Terrifying insight into Spy v Spy #Russia & #US style. And Gina Haspel not wanting to take it to #Trump... twitter.com/mpolymer/statu…

iPhone : Amin Maalouf is one of my favourite writers - and he has thoughtful things to say about the mess the world has got itself into.

Adrift: How Our World Lost Its Way by Amin Maalouf review — it all went wrong in 1979

thetimes.co.uk/article/adrift…

iPhone : Enslaved to jihadists & forced by their own society to abandon the children they bore, 3 #Yazidi women speak about the agony of separation. A dispatch from northern #Iraq with ⁦Nechirvan Mando⁩ theguardian.com/world/2020/oct…

iPhone : A great tale & chance to post something uplifting. These folks are secretly breeding endangered insects and releasing them into Britain. theguardian.com/environment/20…

iPhone : It doesn’t have to be this way. ‘The slow disintegration of #Lebanon. A place and a people that deserve better. theguardian.com/world/2020/oct…

Twitter Web App : Remember their names. Alan Henning and David Haines too. twitter.com/leloveluck/sta…

iPhone : NEW: there has been a lot of speculation that Syrian rebels have already deployed to Azerbaijan, via Turkey, to take part in the Nagorno-Karabakh fighting. So far I do not think any large numbers have arrived, but it is true that many have signed up: theguardian.com/world/2020/sep…

iPhone : After the catastrophic #Beirut port blast, Sri Lanka sent tea for survivors. #Lebanon’s President gave it to his guards. And what ever happened to the fish from Mauritania? Incorrigible. dailystar.com.lb/News/Lebanon-N…

iPhone : NEW: In upcoming book, Michael Cohen writes Donald Trumps disdain for Obama was so extreme he hired a Faux-Bama to participate in a video in which he ritualistically belittled the first black president and then fired him. He includes this photo: cnn.com/2020/09/05/pol…

iPhone : A searing, poignant challenge to the mobs that’ve ruined #Lebanon and literally destroyed #Beirut, by ⁦Rania Abouzeid⁩ ‘Why must every Lebanese generation endure violent chaos—and its aftermath?’ nationalgeographic.com/history/2020/0…

iPhone : Smart piece by Samya Kullab | سامية كُلاب explains why Lebanon's patronage system is so immune to change and how even now, politicians are exploiting the disastrous port explosion and people's grief + severe economic crisis to try and tighten their grip.
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