Ghaith Abdul-Ahad is an Iraqi journalist, who has reported from Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria, and Libya. He is a Guardian foreign correspondent, and writes regularly for the London Review of Books.
How to Start a Battalion (in Five Easy Lessons) – London Review of Books, 21/02/2013
Diary – London Review of Books, 08/08/2013
Syria’s oilfields create surreal battle lines amid chaos and tribal loyalties – the Guardian, 25/06/2013
Syria’s al-Nusra Front – ruthless, organised and taking control – the Guardian, 10/07/2013
‘Syria is not a revolution any more – this is civil war’ – the Guardian, 18/11/2013