Linda Bilal

Syrian journalist and writer based in Amsterdam. Bilal writes a column for Amnesty International The Netherlands. She is head of the radio department at the Syrian Female Journalists Network and has produced and presented radio programmes since 2008.

Is grief a curse of the East?

01 April 2020
'As soon as the plane lands in Istanbul, I feel a kind of delightful lightness, a new freedom to move...'
Friendly Fire

10 April 2019
This investigation highlights how years of war and the proliferation of firearms in households increased violence against women. However, fear of attacks makes many women feel safer having weapons in...

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