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Omar Belhouchet

Full Name Omar Belhouchet
Date of Birth February 9, 1954
Age 67 years, 8 months, 28 days
Horoscope Pisces
Place of Birth Setif
Country Algeria
Nationality Algerian

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Omar Belhouchet is a famous Journalist, who was born on February 9, 1954 in Algeria.

Omar Belhouchet (born 9 February 1954 in Sétif) is an Algerian journalist who is renowned for his investigative reporting and supporting freedom of the press; his work and persistence have received international recognition. During the civil war of the 1990s, which put enormous pressure on the free press from both sides, Belhouchet was prosecuted numerous times by his government and survived two assassination attempts.

Belhouchet lost a defamation suit in 2008 to a faith healer that he and El Watan reporter Salima Tlemçani had alleged to be a fraud; both were imprisoned for three months. The International Federation of Journalists issued a press release protesting the conviction as “another attempt by the powerful to silence investigative journalism by means of judicial interference”. In 2009, Reporters Without Borders issued a protest on Belhouchet’s behalf after judicial police reportedly summoned him for interrogation on defamation charges fourteen times in the space of a few weeks.

Omar Belhouchet Net Worth

Omar Belhouchet is one of the richest Journalist. Omar Belhouchet is also listed in famous people born on February 9 & Richest celebrities born in Algeria. According to our analysis based on Forbes, IMDb, Wikipedia & online resource, Omar Belhouchet net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.

Omar Belhouchet Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth$1.5 Million
SalaryUnder Review
Source of WealthJournalist
HouseLiving in own house

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Belhouchet’s work has received praise, awards, and support from numerous press freedom organizations. In 1993, he won the International Press Freedom Award of the Committee to Protect Journalists, and the following year, he won the annual press freedom prize of the International Federation of Newspaper Publishers. He has also won the Maghreb Liberty Prize, the Golden Pen of Freedom Award of the World Association of Newspapers, the Rob Bakker Memorial Award in 1997, and the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Human Rights Award in 1998. In 2000, the International Press Institute selected him as one of 50 World Press Freedom Heroes of the past half-century.

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In a 1999 interview with the Committee to Protect Journalists, Belhouchet estimated that between 1993 and 1997, he faced thirty legal actions initiated by Algerian officials, sometimes requiring him to appear in court two or three times a week. He reported being threatened by Islamic militants more than 100 times. According to the New York Times, he has “narrowly escaped” two assassination attempts. One of these attempts occurred in 1993, when an assailant fired a machine gun at his car while he was driving his children to school; Belhouchet escaped by dropping low in the seat and gunning the accelerator. Islamist militants were suspected to be responsible.

In 2006, Belhouchet protested the banning of the Pop Idol-like show Star Academy from Algerian television in the face of Islamist protest, stating, “Today, they ban television shows. Tomorrow they will brain-wash the population, in the name of Islam.”

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Omar Belhouchet Height, Weight & Measurements

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Age, Birthday & Horoscope

In 2021, Omar Belhouchet age 65 years. Omar Belhouchet birthday is February 9 & Horoscope is Pisces.

Is Omar Belhouchet dead or alive?

Omar Belhouchet is still alive. Omar Belhouchet's current age 65 years.

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Omar Belhouchet Timeline

  • 1954

    Omar Belhouchet was born on February 9, 1954 in Algeria.

  • 2021

    According to Wikipedia, IMDb, Forbes & online resource, Omar Belhouchet net worth is approximately $1.5 Million