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Arwa Damon is a U.S born senior International journalist for CNN. Arwa Damon is widely known as the president and founder of INARA.

Quick Info:

  • Birthday: September 19, 1977 (age 40)
  • Ethnicity: Arab-American
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Correspondent

Arwa Damon Husband and Boyfriend

Arwa Damon is neither married nor dating any boyfriend till date. She is very much open regarding her professional life but when it comes to personal life, she has tightened her lips.

However, she hasn’t responded to any tabloid news that claims she is secretly married. It is very hard to digest her relationship status is single and at present her relationship status is imprecise.  

She is the daughter of Joumana Damon and George H. Damon, Jr. She is the granddaughter of former Syrian Prime Minister, Muhsin al-Barazi.

Damon was born in Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

Her father is a retired headmaster of American Community School at Beirut and former teacher, and middle school director at Robert College whereas mother is a Syrian, daughter of Muhsin al-Barazi, an ex-Syrian Prime Minister.

Quick Info:

  • Parents: Joumana Damon and George H. Damon, Jr
  • Husband: N/A
  • Children: N/A
  • Marital Status: N/A

At the age of 16, she graduated from Roberts College. She then moved to the United States and attended Skidmore College. In 1999, she graduated with double major in biology and French and a minor in international affairs. She can speak four languages including English, Turkish, French and Arabic.

Arwa Damon Age – Height and Body Measurements


Arwa Damon is 5 feet 7 inches tall and her body measurement is 34-27-35 inches. The 40-years-old Damon is appealing and a charismatic lady with the compelling figure, light brown eyes, and black hair.

She is known to be the energetic and beautiful correspondent for CNN.

Quick Info:

  • Height: 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm)
  • Body Measurement: 34-27-35 inches
  • Plastic surgery: N/A
  • Weight: N/A

Being a war correspondent, she is very much conscious regarding her fitness. With schedule diet plan and workouts, she has maintained her physique.

She loves to stay in front of the camera. She often spends her time in the fieldwork or with her colleagues To more about her lifestyle, you can follow her on the social networking site. 

Arwa Damon TV shows: International Desk

Arwa is Arab-American Correspondent for CNN since 2006. She has won numerous awards for her investigating reporting.

Arwa Damon started her career at CameraPlanet. Prior to Iraq war, she moved to Baghdad and served for three years, covering the Middle East stories as a Freelance producer with CNN, Fox News, PBS, and others.

Career Timeline:

  • 2006: Joined CNN.
  • 2005: Covered the 2005’s Iraq election.
  • 2010: Started covering Arab spring.

She has covered several military stories including the United States Army’s Battle of Najaf against Mehdi Army and the Samara battle in 2004. Besides that, she has also covered the civil stories including 2005’s Iraqi elections, the Constitutional referendum vote in October 2005.

In 2006, she joined CNN. The following year, she has reported the trial and execution of several well-known people that includes Saddam Hussein, Barzan Ibrahim Hassan al-Tikriti, and Awad Hamed al-Bandar.

In 2010, CNN assigned her a job to cover the Arab Spring from Libya and Egypt. During 2012 Benghazi attack, she was the first correspondent to reach the scene and found the personal diary of Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens.

For her passionate work, she was honored with Investigative Reporters and Editors’ IRE Award. She was also the part of 2012’s CNN team who won Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story.

Arwa Damon Net worth and Salary

Arwa Damon is an American journalist who has a net worth of $3 million dollars. Whereas Arwa’s annual salary is still under review. The net worth she is right now is the upshot of her hard work, accuracy, dedication toward a professional career.

Serving as a war correspondent, she is receiving a hefty amount of paycheck from CNN.  

Quick Info:

  • Net worth: $3 million
  • Salary: N/A