Hussain Abdul-Hussain is an expert on the Middle East and the Washington correspondent of Kuwaiti daily Al Rai. Abdul-Hussain previously worked for the Congressionally-funded Arabic television channel Alhurra, and for Beirut's Daily Star. He has contributed articles to the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Christian Science Monitor, the International Herald Tribune and USA Today, and has appeared on both CNN and MSNBC. He appears regularly on Arabic satellite television channels. Abdul-Hussain is a graduate of the American University of Beirut.