Jonathan Steele is a Guardian columnist, roving foreign correspondent and author. He was The Guardian’s bureau chief in Washington (1975 to 1979) and Moscow (1988 to 1994). In the 80s he reported from southern Africa, central America, Afghanistan, and Eastern Europe. In the 90s he covered Kosovo and the Balkans. Since 9/11 he has reported from Afghanistan and Iraq as well as on the Israeli/Palestinian conflict. He has written several books on international affairs, including books on South Africa, Germany, eastern Europe, Russia and Iraq.
- Europe’s Obama cheers ring hollow in the Middle East
- Crisis of lies and hysteria
- Only a full inquiry can avert another disaster like Iraq
- It’s over, and Putin won
- This is no sop. It is a vote to end the occupation of Iraq
- The prophets of Iranian regime split won’t find it in the fury of the bazaar