Nicolas Lupo

Iraqi federal police celebrate in the Old City of Mosul, Iraq, July 8, 2017. (photo by REUTERS/Ahmed Saad)

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Liberated Mosul residents take moment to breathe

Thursday, Jul. 13, 2017 | Nicolas Lupo, Contributor

As the Iraqi forces declare the total liberation of Mosul, its residents rediscover the pleasures of freedom, for a moment forgetting about the past and the challenges ahead.

Palestinian factions maintain fragile stability in Sidon camp

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015 | Nicolas Lupo, Contributor

Although Salafist fugitives have found refuge in Ain al-Hilweh, competing Palestinian factions appear intent on maintaining stability in the refugee camp.

Islamic State flag burning ignites controversy in Lebanon

Monday, Sep. 29, 2014 | Nicolas Lupo, Contributor

The burning of Islamic State (IS) flags in Lebanon has stirred controversy among the public and politicians, with some condemning the act, considering it an attack on religion, while others contend that IS has nothing to do with Islam.

Poverty and Syrian war fuel violence, despair in Tripoli

Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014 | Nicolas Lupo, Contributor

The Lebanese army has been deployed to Tripoli in an effort to halt violence between militias in the Bab al-Tebbaneh and Jabal Mohsen neighborhoods.

Factional Politics Limit Effectiveness of Lebanon Army

Sunday, Sep. 1, 2013 | Nicolas Lupo, Contributor

The Lebanese Armed Forces are well trained and armed, but handicapped by Lebanese politics.

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Nicolas Lupo is a Spanish journalist based in Beirut. He is the Middle East correspondent for Cadena SER radio and writes for Spanish and English outlets. On Twitter: @niluso

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