Freelance journalist writing about Mideast, women, culture; usually an intersection of two | Editor of book of essays by Arab women reporters 🐧@PenguinBooks '19

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Biography

Zahra Hankir is a Lebanese freelance journalist based in London who specialises in the Middle East. She is currently editing a book of essays by Arab women journalists, due for publication by Penguin Books in 2019.

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@ZahraHankir — 6,551 followers, 6,213 tweets

.@Trevornoah doing #TrumpSpeak in faux Arabic is epic.Also his jibes at Sisi. LOL! "How are things [in #Egypt]? Just blink if it's good & blink twice if it's bad. I won't say your name, I won't put you on camera, you can go back, your president doesn't have to know you were here"  https://twitter.com/TheDailyShow/status/955492624525225984 
this sounds like a sweet deal: "BitcoinTrader Members enjoy retreats around the world every month while they make money on their laptop with just a few minutes of 'work' every day." Sign me up!! #BitCoin #BitCoinSpam https://t.co/tSy7cMFDfm
RT @chehayebk: 2 women in #Lebanon were attacked by spouses today: Nada was killed; shot 9 times w/a shotgun on a street in the… https://t.co/B1Ya56SYee
"Walking through the market’s narrow streets, damage is everywhere: alleys blocked off with debris, domes knocked down, shops with no doors and piles of mangled metal at every turn". In #Syria 's #Aleppo, old bazaar struggles to come back to life  https://apnews.com/3e2cdd4657cc466ba52cfa6f768cfed4 
The hardcover of #CallMeZebra is here! 😍 Cannot wait to interview @avandervliet, the brilliant author who put this magical #novel together https://t.co/nQ1VoGoY18
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