Articles by Rebecca Greig

Rebecca Greig is International Business Times' foreign editor. Based in the Middle East, Greig supervises IBT’s growing team of international correspondents deployed from Shanghai to Moscow to Beirut. Born and raised in London, she launched her career as a feature writer at a newspaper in Mongolia, before working as a producer for the BBC and Al Jazeera English. She has reported from Israel and the Palestinian Territories, covering two major offensives in Gaza. Her writing has appeared in Oprah Magazine, Forbes Africa, The Independent, and the New Statesman. She studied politics at Cambridge University, followed by a Masters in journalism from City University, London.

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Article 50 Explained

Now that Britons have voted to leave the European Union, how do they finalize the divorce?

A Russian And Chinese Perspective On Brexit

Russia and China share many interests but Britain’s EU referendum isn’t one of them. IBT lays out the pros and the cons for the global giants of the U.K. leaving the EU.

Who Backs Brexit (And Why)

“Little Englanders” vs. Europhiles: The Brexit referendum — voters will decide Thursday whether to remain in the EU — has split Brits by region, class and age. Here’s who wants what.

Fear And Loathing In Britain

The slaying of Labour Party politician Jo Cox, amid a viciously fought EU referendum campaign, has exposed ugly fault lines in British society.

Coming Out: Lesbians Who Tech

This year's gay pride celebration in Tel Aviv lauds “Women in the Community” who are making their presence felt in the male-dominated tech industry.
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Languishing In Luxury

"Oh, well, I shall just continue to sunbathe by [the] pool while young men bring me drinks,” said a British vacationer among 20,000 stranded in Egypt since the crash of a Russian airliner.

'We Want Intifada'

Young people in the occupied Palestinian territories are taking their rage against Israel to the streets, prompting some to call for a new uprising.
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The Unsung Heroes Of Lesbos

Refugees are landing by the thousands on the Greek island, and local volunteers are saving scores from certain death.