Nicole Tung

Location: Istanbul
Nationality: American
Biography: Nicole Tung is a freelance photojournalist. She graduated from New York University, double majoring in history and journalism, and freelances for international publications and NGOs, working primarily in the Middle East and Asia. After covering... read on
Harper's Magazine: State of Exception | Letter from the Bekaa Valley
nicole tung
Nov 1, 2020
Lebanon’s cruel solution to the refugee crisis, written by Alex Dziadosz

In August, following the explosion at the port in Beirut, the news coverage, as Alex Dziadosz writes "...often overlooked evidence of another tragedy, one attributable to the same corrosive forces: dozens of the dead and missing were Syrians, many of whom had escaped air raids, shelling, and snipers to make it to Beirut, where they hauled cargo on the docks for a few dollars per shift.”

[Letter from the Bekaa Valley] State of Exception, By Alexander Dziadosz | Harper's Magazine
Lebanon’s cruel solution to the refugee crisis

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