Muhammad Lila

Muhammad Lila

Correspondent, ABC News
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Muhammad Lila is an award-winning correspondent for ABC News covering Pakistan, Afghanistan and the surrounding region. As a digital journalist, he contributes reporting... Read More »

Muhammad Lila is an award-winning correspondent for ABC News covering Pakistan, Afghanistan and the surrounding region. As a digital journalist, he contributes reporting to all ABC News broadcasts and platforms, including "World News with Diane Sawyer," "Good Morning America," "Nightline," as well as ABCNEWS.com, ABC News Radio and ABC's affiliate news service, NewsOne. Prior to joining ABC News in 2012, Muhammad was an anchor and reporter for CBC News in Toronto. Over the past several years he has traveled extensively, reporting from the Himalayas, Haiti, Syria, and Mecca, Saudi Arabia. In 2010 he became one of the first-ever western journalists to live blog/tweet the annual Hajj pilgrimage. He is among the youngest to ever anchor CBC's flagship newscast, The National. Prior to joining CBC, Muhammad was an anchor and reporter for CityTV and CP24, Toronto's top-rated newschannel. Muhammad's background is as diverse as his reporting. He was born and raised in Toronto to East African parents whose ancestry goes back to South Asia. He is fluent in English and Gujarati, conversational in Urdu, and is studying Arabic. A graduate of the University of Toronto and of the Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia University, in his spare time Muhammad is an avid travel writer, and is a contributor to the travel section of the Toronto Star, Canada's most-read newspaper.

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Taliban Commander Says Taliban Cannot Win Afghan War: Report
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Jul 11, 2012 09:12 AM Story from Blotter MUHAMMAD LILA, ABC News
Pakistan's Prime Minister Disqualified By Top Court
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Jun 19, 2012 08:03 AM Story from Blotter MUHAMMAD LILA, ABC News
Elephant Dung Coffee: Smooth, Rich and Expensive
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Mar 14, 2013 01:50 PM Story from Business MUHAMMAD LILA, ABC News
Terrorist Offers Hurricane Sandy Aid, US Says No Thanks
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Oct 31, 2012 11:18 AM Story from Blotter MUHAMMAD LILA, ABC News
Angry Tribe Takes Hostages, Cuts Road to Beirut Airport
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Aug 15, 2012 07:23 PM Story from Blotter MUHAMMAD LILA, ABC News
Why Was 'Afghan Star' Winner Nearly Killed?
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May 20, 2012 10:51 AM Story from Entertainment MUHAMMAD LILA, ABC News
U.S. Hands Over Afghan War to Afghan Troops 12 Years After Invasion
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Jun 18, 2013 06:40 AM Story from International MUHAMMAD LILA, ABC News
Taliban Ambush Witnessed By ABC News Tests Afghan Army
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Jul 05, 2012 08:56 AM Story from International MUHAMMAD LILA, ABC News
Bowling for Peace: Why an Afghan Woman Risked Her Life to Bring Bowling to Afghanistan
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Jun 02, 2012 02:08 PM Story from International MUHAMMAD LILA, ABC News
Determined General Marches On
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Jun 11, 2012 02:38 PM Story from International MUHAMMAD LILA, ABC News
Hamid Karzai Announces New Phase of Transition, Peace Process Suffers Another Blow
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May 13, 2012 12:30 PM Story from International MUHAMMAD LILA, ABC News
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's Afghan Visit Met by Suicide Attacks
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Mar 09, 2013 09:27 AM Story from International MUHAMMAD LILA, ABC News
Civilians Bear Brunt of Afghan Attacks
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Jun 06, 2012 08:02 AM Story from International MUHAMMAD LILA, ABC News
Afghan Art Project Could Be Casualty of US Pullout
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Dec 05, 2013 12:13 PM Story from International MUHAMMAD LILA, ABC News
American Al-Qaeda Captive Warren Weinstein Seeks Obama's Help
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Dec 26, 2013 10:59 AM Story from International MUHAMMAD LILA, ABC News
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