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Tarek Ali Ahmad
Tarek Ali Ahmad

Tarek Ali Ahmad is a former journalist with  Al Arabiya English. He graduated from the American University of Beirut where he studied Media and Communications.

COLUMNISTS
Tarek Ali Ahmad
Tarek Ali Ahmad

Tarek Ali Ahmad is a former journalist with  Al Arabiya English. He graduated from the American University of Beirut where he studied Media and Communications.

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