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How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
The human cost of the Greek financial crisis
Storified by The Stream· Wed, Dec 26 2012 17:15:13
In the first released conversation on July 7, Makdissi allegedly writes Syria "is not ok" and there needs to be "faith in [a] new Syria":
From Democracy to the Market - we examine the devastating impact of the Greek financial crisis on ordinary citizens.
Business & Economy, Europe, Greece
Can Afghan archaeologists take on the Chinese and the Taliban to save a 5,000-year-old archaeological site?
Arts & Culture, Asia, Afghanistan
In war-torn Afghanistan it is not the Taliban that poses the greatest threat to women - it is their own families.
Human Rights, Women, Afghanistan
After decades of tension and hostility between the two nations, has change finally come to US-Cuba relations?