Baria is an award-winning journalist and broadcaster in the Middle East and the United Kingdom. She is currently the Editor of Media Services Syndicate, Foreign Editor of Al Hayat and has interviewed numerous heads of state including, King Hamad Bin Issa Alkhalifa, President Hosni Moubarak, King Hussain of Jordan, Prime Minister Tony Blair, President Bill Clinton, Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, President Fidel Castro, to name a few.
She was the last journalist to interview Indira Ghandi.
Baria was a News Anchor for Lebanese Television and also makes numerous appearances, as an analyst on Middle Eastern affairs, on CNN International and American Edition. BBC, Sky News, ITN, CNBC, Al-Arabia, Al-Jazeera, Al-Jazeera International, Abu Dhabi Television, LBC and other TV channels. Baria is a frequent guest speaker and moderator at international conferences, she has been the President of the IAC (International Arab Charity) since 2004 and is a member of the advisory board of the Tallberg Forum in Sweden.