An Oral History Project

Sahara Al-Aseel

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Sahar Al-Aseel is an Iraqi Anchorwoman who was very prominent during Saddam’s reign. She discussed the plight of journalism in Iraq and how she, as a professional woman, has been treated before and during the war.

See Her Interview

Read Her Story

Read about the state of journalism in Iraq in Reporters Without Borders