FORA.tv Speaker - Hamid Mir

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Biography

Hamid Mir, Executive Editor, Geo TV; Osama bin Laden's Authorized Biographer Best known internationally as the sole journalist to have interviewed Osama bin Laden after the 9/11 attacks, Mir is a prominent Pakistani journalist who specializes in investigative reporting in Pakistan and abroad. Mir has exposed various corruption scandals and has put major political figures, including Pervez Musharraf, Condoleezza Rice and Hamid Karzai in the hot seat on Geo TV, Pakistan's most popular TV station. He has been called the media face of the Taliban, a CIA agent and more. Find out what he knows about the state of the Pakistan government, the effectiveness of U.S. foreign policy in the region and what it's like to be an investigative journalist in one of the most turbulent regions in the world.

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Resurgence of the Taliban in Pakistan: Hamid Mir

04.01.09 | 01:07:16 min | 5 comments