I’m currently in the UK, writing on Brexit from Birmingham for Trouw in the Netherlands. I frequently travels for work to the Middle East, where I Was based in the past. Middle East analyst at IHS Jane's, feature writer for the FT, editor-in-chief of a community quarterly magazine in the Netherlands. Former feature writer and Middle East correspondent for the Financial Times, tech writer for CNBC, report writer for WHO, UNAIDS, stringer for the Washington Post, correspondent for Salon.com. Stories appeared in Foreign Policy Magazine, Chicago Tribune, Daily Telegraph, New Jersey Star-Ledger. Appeared on CNN, BBC, France24. Dutch: Volkskrant, Elsevier magazine. Former Radio correspondent, TV experience.
The Palestinian cultural scene as part of the national project, and the support that wealthy diaspora Palestinians give to it - a profile of the Qattan family and its foundation.
Foreign policy Magazine feature on Dutch populism: Mainstreaming Hate
My FT portfolio
A timeles piece of reporting from Iraq - Tel Afar’s ethnic tug of war puts Iraq army to the test