Brit-Yank journalist & consultant roving around the Middle East.
Fellow @ Center for Climate & Security, Reporting @NatGeo, @Newsweek, @bbc etc
Feb 20, 2018
The city’s embassies have come to form a kind of timeline in bricks and mortar for ‘who’s hot’ and ‘who’s not’ in the Arab World.
Jan 2, 2017
When foreign troops packed up and left the Sahara after World War II, they left behind a diabolical maze of landmines.
Aug 31, 2015
In Sudan, a yellow fever vaccine costs $25. But for $8, you can get a phony certificate that says you’ve been vaccinated.
Jul 18, 2015
As the country’s travails drag on, more and more Egyptians are turning to tramadol to dull the pain of a stalled economy.
Dec 25, 2014
Divided and drained by war, Syrian Christians are determined to celebrate for the first time in four years.
Dec 5, 2014
The jihadists’ advance has prompted a murder spree so massive that some groups have stopped publishing their death counts for fear of misleading the public.
Aug 24, 2014
A journey to both sides of the Holy City’s ‘racist abyss.’