First South Asian woman to moderate US presidential debate

Uncategorized Faizah Kamal 06-Dec-2019

Amna Nawaz, an upcoming Pakistani-American journalist, has been selected to moderate a US presidential debate. She will be the first woman of South Asian origin to win this honour, according to media reports.

Ms. Nawaz, 40, is a senior correspondent for NewsHour, the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) news programme. She will be taking part in the co-moderation of the sixth Democratic primary debate. The debate is scheduled for Dec. 19 at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California.

She will be participating alongside Judy Woodruff, PBS NewsHour’s managing editor and anchor. Also contributing will be Yamiche Alcindor, PBS NewsHour’s White House correspondent.

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