Beirut rebuilt its downtown after the civil war. Now it’s got everything except people.

By Hugh Naylor, January 2, 2015

BEIRUT —Not so long ago, the historic downtown of Beirut was a wasteland of scorched buildings and rubble. Lebanon’s civil war, which ended in 1990, destroyed an area known for its picturesque Mediterranean vistas and Roman and Mamluk ruins.Read full article >>