Khaled Diab is a freelance journalist, blogger and writer. Until recently based in Jerusalem, he now flits between Geneva and Ghent. He writes for leading publications in Europe, the Middle East and the United States. He is also working on a book that goes beyond the polarised politics of the Middle East to look at the Israeli and Palestinian people and the human face behind the conflict, relates his experiences living in Israel-Palestine, and seeks to crystallise a vision for a better future.
He lives with his beautiful and brilliant wife, Katleen, who works for a leading European NGO.
The foursome is completed by the minis: Iskander, their playful, smart, charming, sociable and adorable toddler, and Kuku, the blue-eyed and wise Siamese cat.
Egyptian by birth, Khaled’s life has been divided between the Middle East and Europe. He grew up in Egypt and the UK, and has lived in Belgium for pver a decade. He holds dual Egyptian-Belgian nationality.