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.


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With each new crisis, alternatives to an entrenched, sectarian political system are growing stronger and more organised.

Published On 15 Nov 2019
For Lebanon Feature. Images by Habib Battah [DON''T USE]

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

Published On 16 Jul 2013
Syrian media Lebanon

On the 30th anniversary of the Sabra-Shatila massacre, some say it is just one chapter in the rich history of violence.

Published On 16 Sep 2012
shabrila and shatilla

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?”

Published On 23 Sep 2006