Arwa Damon

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Birthday
19, 1977
Birthplace
Boston, MA
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
Boston, MA

About

CNN international correspondent who was based in Beirut and covered numerous events in the Middle East, including the Second Battle of Fallujah, the Iraq War, and Operation Steel Curtain.

Before Fame

She attended Skidmore college in New York, where she studied biology and French.

Trivia

Before beginning her career as a broadcast journalist, she worked for a textile manufacturing company.

Family Life

She was born in Massachusetts to an American father and a Syrian mother. Her maternal grandfather, Muhsin al-Barazi, served as Prime Minister of Syria.

Associated With

She once worked with fellow news correspondent Peter Arnett.