Zeina Khodr

Zeina Khodr

Zeina Khodr is a roving correspondent based out of Doha. She has been working with Al Jazeera English since the launch of the channel in 2006. Khodr has done a lot of work in conflict areas particularly in Syria, Iraq and Libya. Since the Arab spring, Khodr has been mainly covering the upheavals in the Arab world. Before that, she spent time covering Afghanistan and Pakistan 

Khodr's coverage of the uprising in Tripoli and the fall of the Libyan capital was nominated at the Monte Carlo TV and Film Festival as well as at the Emmy Awards. In December 2011, she also won a Sky Women In TV and Film award in the category "The ITV Achievement Of The Year Award" for  her Fall of Tripoli news coverage.

Middle East

On revolution anniversary, Iran vows to expand missile programme

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani, addressing thousands in Tehran, says the country will continue to expand its ballistic missile programme.

On revolution anniversary, Iran vows to expand missile programme

Middle East

Iran's foreign relations in spotlight 40 years after revolution

Today, Iran faces a hostile White House and has many enemies because of its attempts to project influence beyond its borders.

Iran's foreign relations in spotlight 40 years after revolution

Middle East

How Iran's role in Middle East boomed since 1979 revolution

The country has become key player in regional politics since Revolutionary Guard was established in the wake of the Islamic evolution 40 years ago.

How Iran's role in Middle East boomed since 1979 revolution

Middle East

Syrians trapped in Rukban call on UN for safe passage

At least eight children have died in December because of the lack of food and medicine in the camp.

Syrians trapped in Rukban call on UN for safe passage

Middle East

Lebanon struggles to protect currency's value

Beirut takes unprecedented measures to safeguard devaluing lira that threatens to worsen country's economic crisis.

Lebanon struggles to protect currency's value

Arab League

Lebanon summit reveals Arab divisions over Syria, Iran

Several heads of state have pulled out of an Arab economic summit in Beirut this weekend.

Lebanon summit reveals Arab divisions over Syria, Iran

Middle East

Harsh winter takes deadly toll on Syrian refugees

Fifteen children have died in IDP camps in Syria as the freezing winter rages on.

Harsh winter takes deadly toll on Syrian refugees

Middle East

Lebanon's protesters angry over worsening economy

Fiscal reforms are needed but Lebanon has been without a functioning government since elections in May.

Lebanon's protesters angry over worsening economy

Middle East

Lebanon: Winter storm adds to Syrian refugees' suffering

At least 170,000 registered refugees are particularly vulnerable because they live in informal shelters.

Lebanon: Winter storm adds to Syrian refugees' suffering

Middle East

Turkey and US to coordinate Syria withdrawal and avoid vacuum

The announced US troops withdrawal from Syria leads to worries of a power vacuum, with multiple parties looking on with interest.

Turkey and US to coordinate Syria withdrawal and avoid vacuum

Middle East

Why thousands of Palestinian refugees are moving out of Lebanon

Over the years, their number has dropped to 175,000 from 450,000 as they seek new routes to leave desperate conditions.

Why thousands of Palestinian refugees are moving out of Lebanon

Middle East

Legacy of war: Lebanon passes law for the missing and kidnapped

Lebanon's new law offers some hope for families of those who went missing during the civil war. But will they get justice?

Legacy of war: Lebanon passes law for the missing and kidnapped