07 September 2011
I'd been travelling in Algeria but was back in the office at the Observer on the day. I remember standing next to Paul...
International Politics
26 February 2007
Ismael is drinking tea in the dusty yard of the police station in Kajaki. The job has its advantages - such as meals of...
26 June 2006
A year after arriving in Pakistan to work as a freelance journalist, I came across a single-paragraph news story in a...