Al Mayadeen TV, one of the Arab world’s influential satellite TV news providers, has picked an-hour-long interview it conducted with Anwar on November 20, for release on 12.12.12 – marked as a special date by many the world over.
The Lebanon-based station has been actively promoting the show on its news channel and social media networks, including its much-followed Arabic-language Facebook pagehttps://www.facebook.com/almayadien.tv?ref=ts&fref=ts.
A Special Interview with Anwar Ibrahim will be aired in English and shown at 21.00GMT on Wednesday (Malaysian Time 5.00am Thursday).
The show, conducted by well-known anchor Zeinab Al Saffar, can be seen on Internet via this link http://almayadeen.net/ar/Live.
The interview is expected to center on Malaysia-Mid East ties, Israeli incursions and US policy in the region. Closer to home, Anwar is expected to touch on the prospects for the Malaysian Opposition at the coming general election as well as share some rare insights on his prickly relationship with former leader Mahathir Mohamad.