A recent photo of BBC Arabic’s correspondent showed him posing near army officers in Syria immediately after the battle to besiege eastern Aleppo ended. The Syrian regime is directly responsible for the siege, starvation and murder of thousands of Syrians. Many residents were forced to flee their city. Will this photo affect the credibility of BBC Arabic?
Bias toward the regime
The BBC presents itself as independent. It is on this basis that we must raise questions about neutrality while covering complicated and significant matters such as SyriaDiana Moukalled