Montaser Marai

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Montaser Marai

Montaser Marai is a journalist and the manager of Media Initiatives at the Al Jazeera Media Institute. 

Writer’s Articles

Avoiding mistakes in the newsroom - verifying video from external sources

When video of Osama Bin Laden surfaced around the time of the September 11 attacks on New York in 2001, many people questioned its credibility. We examine how Al Jazeera verifies the authenticity of outside materials, much of it produced by 'citizen journalists' 

Published on: Tue, 02/15/2022 - 15:10