Veteran American journalist in Erbil, Iraq, working as senior foreign adviser to Kurdistan's leading news network as analyst on ISIS, Kurdish independence/military and refugee crisis. Also reporting for Newsweek/Newsweek Europe and other agencies. Recent clips available. Held prior leadership positions at major news agencies, including Al Jazeera English, and reporting experience with TIME, Newsweek, LA Times and many other outlets. Available for sharp, insightful commentary on short notice.