In 2007 Aliya moved to Israel in her role as Middle East Correspondent for Center TV (Moscow). Aliya reports on all the issues in the region, providing live coverage for breaking news. In 2008 Aliya was awarded by the TV channel for her creation of a documentary on conflict in the region.
Aliya was previously News Anchor for the Russian State Television Channel (RTR). She presented ‘Vesti – Moscow’ and was responsible for planning, composing, editing and presenting news broadcasts. At the time of the 2003 Fellowship Programme Aliya was Chief News Editor and Evening New Presenter for the state TV channel based in Nizhny Novgorod.