Rageh Omaar

Rageh Omaar(born in 1967) is a British television news presenter and writer of Somali origin. He was educated at Oxford University where he gained a BA Hons in Modern History. When he presented the documentary An Islamic History of Europe, he was a journalist at the BBC where he used to be the channel's world affairs correspondent. He is known widely for his reporting from Iraq in 2003-2004 [1].

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  Figure 1: Al-Idrisi world map (ca. 1150). Displayed by Paul Bright Scott, history teacher, The Headroyce School, Oakland, California. (Source).   An Islamic History of Europe, produced and broadcasted by BBC 4 in 2005 is a documentary about...