Habib Battah

Habib Battah

Habib Battah is an investigative journalist and founder of the news site beirutreport.com. Battah has covered Lebanon and the Middle East for over 15 ... years and teaches journalism and media studies at the American University of Beirut.


War-torn country’s TV industry has found refuge, but cannot ignore the conflict back home.

16 Jul 2013

After four weeks of devastating Israeli air raids across Lebanon, American news network NBC began its Nightly News bulletin with its anchorman, Brian Williams, asking: “Does the US really have any influence in this war?”

23 Sep 2006