SAMAR Media - Journalism in Syria: between information and propaganda - Angela Soliman

By SAMAR Media on 11/01/2016

SAMAR MEDIA – The New Arab Media Episode 2: « Journalism in Syrie: between information and propaganda » with Angela Soliman Broadcasting: 29/10/2014 Angela Soliman is a Syrian broadcast journalist who works for Orient News, a Syrian TV channel which has dedicated most of its resources to the coverage of the Syrian uprising since 2011. In her interview with SAMAR, she explains the challenges she and the channel faced when covering the Syrian Revolution, including harassment from government officials and arrests. She describes how the channel is different from other channels in the region and explains how Arab and mainstream media’s biased coverage negatively affect people's understanding of the issues at play.