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Hala Gorani is an American journalist and anchor. She works as an anchor and correspondent for CNN International, based in London. She anchors Hala Gorani Tonight, a show that brings viewers into the heart of CNN’s International newsgathering operation and engages them in the latest stories of the day, weeknights at 7:00 pm BST.
Gorani also often goes into the field to report on major breaking news stories. Most recently covering the Syrian refugee crisis in Lebanon in 2014. Hala covered the 2012 Egyptian Elections and has previously reported extensively from Jordan and Egypt. She was instrumental in CNN’s coverage of the Arab Spring. In 2010 Gorani covered the devastating earthquake in Haiti, for which CNN’s coverage was recognized with a Golden Nymph award one of the highest honors in international journalism at the Monte Carlo Television Festival last year.
Gorani formerly hosted Inside the Middle East, the monthly show featuring stories on the most important social, political and cultural issues in the region. During her five years as host, she reported on several colorful and thought-provoking stories including poverty in oil-rich Bahrain, everyday struggles for artists living in Iraq, and gay life in the Middle East, which was a first on international television and earned a nomination for a Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) award.
She is one of CNN’s most experienced international journalists and has reported from every country in the Middle East including Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, and the Palestinian territories. She was instrumental in CNN International’s coverage of the Israel-Hezbollah conflict in 2006, for which CNN won an Edward R. Murrow Award. Gorani was also one of the CNN journalists awarded a News and Documentary Emmy for the network’s coverage of the 2011 Egyptian revolution that led to the ousting of the country’s then-president, Hosni Mubarak.
Hala joined CNN in 1998 from Bloomberg Television in London, where she worked as an anchor. She also worked for French network France 3, covering stories for the French cable network Paris Premiere. Gorani started her career in journalism writing for the French daily La Voix du Nord and news agency Agence France Presse. She earned a Bachelor of Science in economics from George Mason University near Washington, D.C., and graduated from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques (Sciences Po) in Paris in 1995. Gorani was born in Seattle Washington, United States, and raised in Paris, France.
Hala Gorani Age
She was born on March 1, 1970, in Seattle, Washington, United States.
Hala Gorani Husband
Gorani is married to her husband Christian Streib. Her husband is a German CNN photojournalist. The couple was married on June 14, 2015, in Jardin Majorelle, Morocco.
Hala Gorani Salary
She earns an estimated annual salary of $100 thousand
Hala Gorani Net Worth
Hala Gorani’s net worth is estimated to be $1 million.
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