World's 100 Most Powerful Arabs 2014
Wed 26 Mar 2014 03:56 PM
Ghassan Bin Jiddu

Designation: TV Presenter

Country: Lebanon (Tunisia)

Jiddu was a hugely influential journalist at Al Jazeera, running the network’s Beirut office and producing  acclaimed coverage of the war in Lebanon, before quitting the network in 2011 over what he perceived to be bias against Syrian president Assad.

Since then he has established his own pan-Arab satellite television station based in Beirut, Al Mayadeen.