Biography: Jasim Al-Azzawi

Biography: Jasim Al-Azzawi

    Jasim Al-Azzawi
    Before joining Al Jazeera English, Jasim was an anchor for the main evening news at Abu Dhabi TV.

    He also presented the cross-fire type interview programme Muwajaha (Confrontation).

    In addition to numerous interviews with world and regional leaders, he covered the Israeli withdrawal from southern Lebanon in 2000 and for three weeks he reported from New York City's twin towers ground zero following the attacks of 9/11.

    Jasim was also executive producer of Dunnia, a daily two-hour magazine show from 2001-2003, a programme which was considered a fresh new look on Arab stations.
     
    From 1996 to 1999 Jasim was with MBC in London where he worked as an editor of two successful shows, Dialogue with the West and Agenda.

    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Venezuela in default: What next?

    Venezuela in default: What next?

    As the oil-rich country fails to pay its debt, we examine what happens next and what it means for its people.

    The Muslims of South Korea

    The Muslims of South Korea

    The number of Muslims in South Korea is estimated to be around 100,000, including foreigners.

    What is Mohammed bin Salman's next move?

    What is Mohammed bin Salman's next move?

    There are reports Saudi Arabia is demanding money from the senior officials it recently arrested.