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Baria Alamuddin

Baria Alamuddin is an award-winning journalist and broadcaster in the Middle East and the UK. She is editor of the Media Services Syndicate and has interviewed numerous heads of state.

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Gaza war creates ‘to be or not to be’ moment for Palestinians

The all-too-brief ceasefire is already a dim and distant memory and the systematic killing of civilians in Gaza has resumed. Hence, this is the moment to question: Where does this all end and what are the long-term implications for Palestinians and Israelis?

December 04, 2023

Israeli hawks set the stage for Gaza ethnic cleansing

Israeli pop singer Eyal Golan told a right-wing TV channel: “Erase Gaza. Don’t leave a single person there.” A host on the same channel declared: “It’s time for Nakba Two.”

November 20, 2023

Inhumanity in Gaza must awaken our collective humanity

Amid all the unimaginable horrors facing Palestinians in Gaza, special mention should be made of the more than 50,000 women who are pregnant.

November 13, 2023

Israel has succeeded in turning the world against it

We are in completely uncharted territory.

November 06, 2023

Supporting the Palestinian cause is a moral imperative, not a crime

Throughout the liberal, democratic Western world, where freedom of expression and speaking out for human rights are fundamental articles of faith, Harvard graduates have been threatened with being placed on an employment blacklist for espousing pro-Palestine views.

October 16, 2023

Iraq’s militia state replicates Daesh’s terrorism and criminality

One of Iraqi Prime Minister Mohammed Shia Al-Sudani's key governing pledges was to normalize the situation throughout central Iraq by transferring control from the military to civilian police, and regular military forces have indeed obediently withdrawn in many provinces.

September 25, 2023