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  • In ‘Zaytoun,’ an unusual alliance

    September 6, 2013 | 1:28 pm

    Beirut, Lebanon, 1982, at the dawn of the Lebanese Civil War: A young Palestinian boy living at the Shatila refugee camp forges an unlikely bond with an Israeli fighter pilot. It is this unlikely encounter in the film “Zaytoun,” directed by renowned Israeli filmmaker Eran Riklis...

  • ‘Syrian Bride’ Weds Simple Tale, History

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    November 17, 2005 | 7:00 pm

    The guests at this Middle Eastern wedding were more mournful than joyous. But even more troubled was the Druze bride herself. All dressed up, she was stuck at a border crossing in the dusty demilitarized zone between Israel's Golan Heights and Syria.

    It wasn't clear if she'd be...