Luna Safwan

Luna Safwan is a Lebanese freelance journalist and communication specialist. She has previously worked as a reporter and editor for several pan-Arab and international news outlets including NOW Lebanon, The New Arab, and The Daily Telegraph. She has also worked issues concerning press freedom and freedom of expression, and researched and documented media violence in the Middle East, while covering the Arab spring with a special focus on Syria. You can follow her on Twitter at @lunasafwan.

Articles by: Luna Safwan

Is the Lebanese government using COVID-19 to undermine protests?

Months of accumulation of economic challenges and disappointments in both the banking sector and the current ruling government in Lebanon culminated in mass protests on October 17 last year, during which citizens...