American journalist. The Daily Beast Senior Editor, columnist of Foreign Policy, CNN Contributor. He is editor-in-chief of The Interpreter Magazine, that covers news from Russia, specifically its military interventions (in Ukraine and Syria). Michael constantly writes about terrorism and its impact on countries of the world (in particular on Ukraine). The interest in this subject has turned into writing the book ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror (co-author together with Hassan Hassan). The book is New York Time’s bestseller.