Omar Al Issawi

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Omar Al Issawi (Omar al Issawi) was born on 4 June, 1967 in Kuwait, is a Journalist, documentary director and producer, correspondent. Discover Omar Al Issawi’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 53 years old?

Popular AsOmar al Issawi
OccupationJournalist, documentary director and producer, correspondent
Age53 years old
Zodiac SignGemini
Born4 June 1967
Birthday4 June

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Omar Al Issawi Net Worth

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Net Worth in 2020$1 Million – $5 Million
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Source of IncomeJournalist

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In January 2013 he joined Sky News Arabia, based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, as a senior news editor. On July 19, 2013 al-Issawi was appointed Chief Editor Newsgathering, placing him in charge of the Sky News Arabia news desk and foreign bureaus.


Al-Issawi was a senior news editor at the website of the COP18/CMP8 UN Climate Change Conference held in Doha, Qatar in November and December, 2012.


In June 2011 he ended his 15-year association with Al Jazeera and Joined Human Rights Watch for several months as Director of Advocacy for the Middle East and North Africa region being based initially at the organization’s New York headquarters.


A 6-part English-language version began airing on Al Jazeera English on July 13, 2009 under the title PLO: History of a Revolution. The final episode was broadcast on August 17, 2009. Al-Issawi penned a “making of” article to go with the program.

In 2009 The Guardian newspaper named al-Issawi as a “living national icon” of Lebanon.


His most notable documentaries are the landmark 15-part The War of Lebanon, the first documentary of its kind entirely produced in the Arab world. It was commercially available as a DVD set with English and French subtitles and the 2008/2009 production A Tale of Revolution, a 13-part chronicle of the history of the Palestine Liberation Organization. No word on whether this set will see a commercial release although all episodes are available in Arabic on YouTube.


Al-Issawi was the subject of an extensive article in the New Yorker magazine in April 2003. He was also featured in New York magazine, Newsweek as well as The Nation. He has also appeared on CNN and was a guest on the Larry King Show.


In 1996 he was one of the original staff recruited for the launch of Al Jazeera.


Between 1994 and 1996 al-Issawi was a reporter with the BBC Arabic World Service Television. On August 9, 1995 he was shot and wounded while on assignment for the BBC. The incident took place in Krajina during the Bosnian war.


Omar al-Issawi (Arabic: عمر العيساوي) (born June 4, 1967), is a journalist, director, producer, and television personality.