Lebanon http://www.kunc.org en A Glimpse Of Syria's 1 Million Child Refugees http://www.kunc.org/post/glimpse-syrias-1-million-child-refugees Syria's war has reached another grim milestone: Two United Nations agencies announced Friday that <a href="http://www.unicef.org/media/media_70225.html" target="_blank">1 million Syrian children</a> have now fled their homeland in an uprising and civil war that's well into its third year.<p>The accompanying slide show provides a glimpse of some of these children and the conditions they are living in.<p>The numbers continue to grow rapidly. Fri, 23 Aug 2013 17:04:00 +0000 48733 at http://www.kunc.org A Glimpse Of Syria's 1 Million Child Refugees 'Looking For Palestine': A Once-Split Identity Becomes Whole http://www.kunc.org/post/looking-palestine-once-split-identity-becomes-whole Actress Najla Said is a Palestinian-Lebanese-American Christian, but growing up in New York City, her identity was anything but clearly defined.<p>The daughter of prominent literary critic Edward Said, she spent her childhood in one of the most influential intellectual households in America. Edward Said, who died in 2003, was a renowned professor at Columbia University and was critical to defining Palestinian independence.<p>As much as her father felt grounded, Najla Said felt disoriented. Sun, 28 Jul 2013 20:58:00 +0000 47645 at http://www.kunc.org 'Looking For Palestine': A Once-Split Identity Becomes Whole Syrian Conflict Continues Violent Spillover Into Lebanon http://www.kunc.org/post/syrian-conflict-continues-violent-spillover-lebanon Transcript <p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: <p>A bomb placed in a parked car caused a massive explosion in Beirut today that injured dozens of people. Later, a Syrian rebel group claimed responsibility for the blast.<p>NPR's Kelly McEvers was at the scene of the attack. She sent this report on how the Syrian conflict is spilling over into Lebanon.<p>KELLY MCEVERS, BYLINE: The group that claimed responsibility for the blast is a branch of the Free Syrian Army that calls itself Division 313. Tue, 09 Jul 2013 20:45:00 +0000 Kelly McEvers 46852 at http://www.kunc.org Dozens Dead After Clashes With Radical Cleric In Lebanon http://www.kunc.org/post/dozens-dead-after-clashes-radical-cleric-lebanon Transcript <p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: <p>You're listening to ALL THINGS CONSIDERED from NPR News.<p>Calm has been restored in southern Lebanon for now. Clashes between the army and followers of a radical Sunni cleric have left dozens dead over the past two days. It's been called the most violent spillover from the conflict in Syria to a neighboring country. Tue, 25 Jun 2013 22:05:00 +0000 Kelly McEvers 46313 at http://www.kunc.org Four Rockets Strike Hezbollah Strongholds In Lebanon http://www.kunc.org/post/four-rockets-strike-hezbollah-strongholds-lebanon Four rockets hit areas of Beirut, Lebanon that are controlled by Hezbollah on Sunday. The attacks came hours after the leader of the militant group, Sheik Hassan Nasrallah, vowed to continue its fight to keep Syrian president Bashar Assad in power.<p><a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/2-rockets-slam-into-beirut-stronghold-of-lebanese-hezbollah-group-wounding-3/2013/05/26/84482c9e-c5c3-11e2-9642-a56177f1cdf7_story.html">As the AP reports</a>, Lebanon and Syria have a similar sectarian divide. Sun, 26 May 2013 17:08:00 +0000 44877 at http://www.kunc.org Four Rockets Strike Hezbollah Strongholds In Lebanon