Alia Allana

India and the Middle East

Alia Allana

India and the Middle East

“And then one day you were gone,” said my former editor.

I was on the road to Libya then.

The “Arab Spring” had claimed another dictator and I'd quit my full-time job as a reporter in India.

My travels have taken me to North Africa and across the Middle East, in a beat up Toyota, as I sought answers to mind-boggling events.

Two years later, I've got a head full on questions and very few answers.

  • Work
    • Journalist
  • Education
    • BSc International Relations, MSc Economic History