100 most powerful Arab women 2013
Thu 28 Feb 2013 12:58 PM
Hala Gorani
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Hala Gorani

Industry: Media

Company: CNN International

Designation: Correspondent

Country: Syria

Occupation: Correspondent

CNN’s Hala Gorani is a prominent US-based journalist. Known
for her hard-hitting news reports in the region, she has now covered every
single Middle Eastern country, not to mention a large number of major events
from the 2006 Lebanon-Israel war to the Arab Spring. Born in Seattle,
Washington, Gorani has a Middle Eastern background, with parents from Aleppo in
Syria. She spent much of her childhood in Paris, France, and also in Algeria.
Gorani now anchors CNN’s International Desk.