Author: Lizzie Porter

Lizzie Porter is a Beirut-based freelance journalist, with a focus on Syria and Lebanon. She has special interests in displaced populations, imprisonment and women’s issues.

BEIRUT, Lebanon – Dozens of Syrian opposition groups merged last month to form a unified army, at a time when rebel factions are increasingly divided and have suffered a string of defeats at the hands of pro-government and extremist forces. (More…)