Tel al-Zaatar: the siege of the Hill of Thyme

I remember Vanessa Redgrave coming to Brisbane in 1977 to launch a film about the siege of Tel al-Zaatar (Arabic: حصار تل الزعتر‎) in northeastern Beirut. The siege occurred in August 1976, 44 years ago. Remembering Tel al-ZaatarThe stories of the survivors still live in memory. Only the very old and some women survived, they … Continue reading Tel al-Zaatar: the siege of the Hill of Thyme