France 24

France 24 is an international news network, based in Paris, broadcasting 24 hours a day, seven days a week to over 330 million households in 183 countries around the world.

Halla joined the network's English-language channel in 2013. During her four years there she presented prime time news programmes, the regional magazine show 'Middle East Matters', as well as special coverage of major global events. 


US Immigration 

Halla spoke with Human Rights Watch, the morning the news broke of Donald Trump's so-called Muslim ban.


Nuclear North Korea

North Korea's nuclear programme featured regularly on the morning news, with Halla and the morning team among the first to report developments.

War in Syria

With Alexandre Vautravers, following developments by international diplomats to bring peace to war-torn Syria.


Middle East Matters 

Fitness in Cairo is just one of the subjects tackled on weekly magazine "Middle East Matters" - providing a more in-depth look at a fascinating region.

Ukrainian Ambassador

Halla spoke with the Ukranian Ambassador to France, and pressed him on corruption concerns.


Chinese Politics 

Halla was regularly called on to provide international affairs commentary on China and Chinese politics and society in particular. This appearance featured on the France 24 debate