Syrian journalist and researcher interested in policy analysis and economics in the Middle East. He is the founder and president of #SIRAJ (Syrian Investigative Reporting for Accountability Journalism). Writer at Almonitor.com. He is former managing editor for aliqtisadi.com. Bassiki is Ambassador of Hostwriter and also a coach for the Arab Investigative Journalism Network in Amman – Jordan (ARIJ).
Bassiki’s investigative articles for Arab and international media outlets cover the Syrian conflict and its impacts such as corruption, follow money, human rights violations and the economy.