Lina Qishawi Height, Weight, Age, Spouse, Children, Facts, Biography

Leena Kishavi Quick Info
height 5 feet 8 inches
weight 60 kg
Date of birth 31 August 1992
Zodiac sign Virgo
Husband or wife mohammed asaf

Leena Kishavi is a Palestinian newscaster who, until February 2022, was the senior TV news presenter for al Jazeera,

name at birth

لينا يشاوي (Lina Qishawi in English)

nick name


Leena Kishavi as seen in a selfie which was taken in December 2021
Lena Kishawi as seen in a selfie taken in December 2021 (Lena Kishawi/Instagram)

Sun sign


birth place



Doha, Qatar




According to sources, Leena had attended Birjit UniversityFrom where he graduated in 2015 with a degree in Nutrition and Dietetics.


TV news presenter


  • siblings – Khalil (Younger Brother), Christina (Older Sister)




5 feet 8 inches or 173 cm


60 kg or 132 lbs

lover / spouse

Lena has dated –

  1. mohammed asaf (2014-Present) – She also signed up for Twitter on the same day that Lena interviewed Arab Idol star Mohamed Assaf, which was on 20 August 2015, after which they started dating. The couple first met in September 2014. They got engaged to each other at their parents’ place located in Beit El, on the outskirts of Ramallah. Later, on April 23, 2021, Lena posted pictures on her Instagram account announcing that they had got married. The post was titled, “And one of his signs is that he created mates among you, that you may be at peace with them, and he placed love among you.” Then, in December 2021, the couple had their first child named Sameer.
Leena Kishavi as seen in a selfie which was taken in October 2021
Lena Kishawi as seen in a selfie taken in October 2021 (Lena Kishawi / Instagram)

Caste / Ethnicity


Lena has Russian ancestry on her mother’s side and Palestinian ancestry on her father’s side.

hair color

dark brown

eye color


sexual orientation


special features

  • hourglass like physical appearance
  • fuller lips
  • prominent cheekbones



Lena Kishawi as seen in a picture taken on Christmas in December 2021
Lena Kishawi as seen in a picture taken at Christmas in December 2021 (Lena Kishawi / Instagram)

Lena Kishavi Facts

  1. She was 4 years old when her family moved to Ramallah, a Palestinian town where her father was from and spent the rest of her younger years there.
  2. Her father is an IT engineer and he wanted to raise his children in his hometown so that they could learn to speak Arabic fluently. On the other hand her mother is Russian and hails from Almaty city of Kazakhstan.
  3. After completing her degree, Lena gradually moved into television, specializing in conducting interviews with experts from various professions.
  4. She once acted as a host Allah Isabehkum Bilkhirwhich is a morning program which will air on Al Palestinia TV Channel,
  5. Lena started her self-titled YouTube channel on June 7, 2015, but the last video she uploaded was of a Q&A on July 15, 2018.

Featured image by Lena Kishawi / Instagram