02Jasim Al-Azzawi’s media career span more than two decades.
For three years (1996-1999) he was the producer of two highly successful weekly political shows at MBC, London, called “Dialogue with the West” and “Agenda”.
In 1999 Jasim joined Abu Dhabi TV where for seven years he anchored the main nightly news show called “ Madar Al Akhbar” and for over five years he also presented one of the most acclaimed and widely watched crossfire-type program called “Face-off”. Also at Abu Dhabi TV, he was the Executive Producer of a daily two-hour variety show called “Dunia”.
In 2006 Jasim joined Aljazeera English where for five years he presented a weekly political show called “Inside Iraq”. In 2014 he joined Al ARAB News Chanell.
During his career Jasim interviewed world leaders, reported from ground zero in New York City following the 9/11 terrorist attacks and for two months he anchored the main nightly news and presented several town hall meetings from Baghdad following the US-led invasion of Iraq in 2003.