• Lebanon - Beirut
  • May 27, 2020
Editor In-Chief Jamal Demloj

At J.D. News, we put honesty and integrity first. This means we believe that real life is news, and news is personal. Regardless of who you are, where you live or what you believe, J.D. News will help you navigate what’s happening in the world and how it affects you. Your needs, passions, challenges and curiosity are the heart of all of our journalism. If something matters to you, it matters to us… So together, hand to hand and shoulder to shoulder, we will be keeping up with the times.

ABOUT JAMAL DEMLOJ

Lebanese journalist dealing with Media, Politics, and Public Affairs since 1977.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Jamal Demloj covering ‘Lebanese Front’ Summit, Ehden, Northern Lebanon, August 1977

(Lebanon

Correspondent in Northern Lebanon: ‘Assafir’ daily newspaper (1977–1980).

Editor in Arabic Affairs: ‘Al-Kifah Al-Arabi’ weekly magazine (1980–1981).

Cyprus 

Editor in International Affairs: ‘Al-Moukif Al-Arabi’ weekly magazine (1981–1982).

Editor in Arabic & International Affairs: ‘Falasine Al-Mohtalla’ weekly magazine (1983–1986).

Editor In-Chief: ‘Al-Rabita’ weekly magazine (1986–1988).

Correspondent in Nicosia: ‘Al-Hayat’ daily newspaper (1988–1990).

Producer of Arabic department: ‘CyBC’ (1990–1991).

United Kingdom 

Jamal Demloj, Nabil Negm eldin, and Orfan Arab at BBC Television Center, May 1995

Editor in Arabic Affairs: ‘Al-Sharq Al-Awsat’ daily newspaper (1991–1992).

Broadcast Journalist: ‘MBC’ (1992–1994).

Senior Producer of Business News: ‘BBC’ (1994–1996).

The Balkan  

Jamal Demloj and Marinis Aktipis in Macedonia, 1999

Field Reporter covering Cyprus, Greece, Albania, and Yugoslavia: ‘Al-Jazeera Satellite Channel’ (1997–1999).

Russian Federation

Jamal Demloj in Chechen Republic, May 2000

Correspondent in Moscow: ‘Abu Dhabi Channel’ (2000 – 2002). He had also duty trips to Chechnya, Afghanistan, and Somalia.

Correspondent in Moscow: ‘Al-Arabiya Channel’ (2002 – 2003).

UAE

Jamal Demloj preparing to launch ‘Orient TV’, October 2010

Senior Writer/Reporter based in Dubai Media City: ‘Al-Arabiya Channel’ (2003 – 2006). He had also duty trips to Iraq, Bahrain, Pakistan, and Cuba.

Chief of News department: ‘DM TV’ (2007 – 2009).

Chief of News department: ‘Orient TV’ (2010 – 2011).

Back to Lebanon

Since the so called ‘Arab’s Spring’ began in 2011, and following to his resignation from Orient TV, he have decided not to be involved in Arabic Media unless if he will be hosted as expert in Middle Eastern, Russians, and International Affairs.

Jamal Demloj in live interview from Beirut

In May 2013, he returned back to Lebanon after he spent 32 years of his professional life as immigrant.

In August 2013, he published his first book under the title: ‘Asnam Sahibat Al Jalala’ (The Idols of Her Majesty).

In February 2015, he published his first poetry book under the title: ‘Marabe’e Ishk’ (Gardens of Love).

In November 2015, he published his favorite book under the title: ‘Al Putinya’ (The Putinism).

Between May 2015 and June 2018, he wrote more than 600 Political Analysis, most of them on Russian Affairs, for ‘Mon Liban’, ‘Lebanon 24’, and ‘Eurabia’ News Websites.

Presents

In June 2019, he established ‘Salamouna Post’ website in Beirut, aiming to encourage people talking in Arabic to take ‘Salam’ as choice and target under the slogan: ‘In Peace We Trust’, and he had recently established ‘J.D. News’ in English hoping to achieve the same goal.