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Hussam Kanafani

Hussam Kanafani


Editor-in-chief at Al-Araby Al-Jadeed, The New Arab's Arabic-language sister publication.

Western media - UK media in particular - has sank to new depths in its unhinged coverage of the Qatar 2022 World Cup, says Hussam Kanafani, with all semblances of integrity dissolving as outlets pile in with scandalous stories that lack credibility.

01 December, 2022

Comment: Egypt and Jordan have both very publicly taken revenge on the Islamic State group for the murder of its citizens. But what did they really achieve?

22 February, 2015

The fake film of a boy dodging snipers to save his friend had a familiar happy ending. But for Syrians, the realities they face are not so clear-cut.

26 November, 2014