100 most powerful Arab women 2013
Thu 28 Feb 2013 12:58 PM
Zina Yazji
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Zina Yazji

Industry: Media

Designation: Journalist

Country: Syria

Occupation: Journalist

Zina Yazji is one of the most prominent faces on regional TV screens, fronting news programming on Dubai One. She was a senior anchor for Al Arabiya, presenting the weekly political show Tahta Al Daw (Under the Light), before resigning in May 2011 as a result of the Syrian uprising. Yazji has a BA in English Literature from Tishreen University, and a degree in media from the University of Beirut.