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Global Journalist: Al-Jazeera chief tackles controversies

Sep 4, 2015

Mostefa Souag, acting director general of al-Jazeera Media Network, Sept. 3, 2015.
Credit Travis McMillen

In a special edition of Global Journalist, al-Jazeera's top executive Mostefa Souag addresses controversies that have shadowed the award-winning news network as it tries to grow its U.S. presence. Souag responds to questions about the network's independence from the Qatari government, perceptions of anti-Semitic and anti-American bias and its famous interviews with Osama bin Laden.