Despite Lebanese headlines, the ‘Justice League’ star had nothing to do with espionage. But the charge against one of Lebanon’s leading comedy writers is quite serious.
Gareth Browne is a British journalist covering the Middle East. Formerly based in Northern Iraq, he studied Arabic at the University of Exeter. He tweets at @brownegareth
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The Belgian bride of an ISIS fighter thought no one would see the intimate history of her life in the besieged Syrian capital of the so-called Islamic State.