Television news anchor, host, and correspondent. Began career working in television and radio in Denver, CO, and San Francisco, CA; CNN, 1981—, international correspondent, 1982-96.
A. H. Boerma Award, United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, 2000-01, for Inside Africa; George Polk Award, for reporting on genocide in Rwanda; Alfred I. duPont Award, for coverage of war in Bosnia; Emmy Award, for reporting on famine and international intervention in Somalia.
Television Appearances; Series:
Host, Inside Africa, CNN, 1999—.
Host, Your World Today, CNN International and CNN, 2005—.
Also appeared as moderator, CNN Connects, CNN.
Television Appearances; Specials:
Host, Countdown to Handover: The Arab Pulse, CNN, 2004.