David Hearst

Editor in Chief of Middle East Eye

David Hearst in Editor in Chief of Middle East Eye, an independent website based in London covering the Middle East in English and French. He writes a column for the Huffington Post’s The World Post , appears as a commentator on the Middle East for Al Jazeera English and Alaraby TV, TRT, Masr Al-Aan TV. Before that, he was Chief Foreign Leader writer of The Guardian, Associate Foreign Editor, and Moscow Bureau Chief, European Correspondent, and Northern Ireland correspondent. He joined The Guardian from The Scotsman where he was as education correspondent.