Bashir Kalid Abdullah is a field reporter for Al-Jazeera News. His primary area of responsibility is Saudi Arabia in Dominance V. His reporting appears in both written and broadcast media.
Mahdi proclamation sparks mass pilgrimage
Breaking news: violent attacks claim hundreds of lives broadcast on Al-Jazeera LIVE with Samir Abdukhaliq. Bashir witnessed an attack on the Grand Mosque in Mecca by members of the Holy Soldiers of Muhammad who were repelled by lightning. Although there was no indication of how the lightning originated, Bashir’s video is the earliest known instance of channeling caught on video camera and broadcast to the public.