Ayat Basma

Reuters, Lebanon

Reuters video news agency since February 2010. Before that worked for print and online, Reuters text, Dow Jones website, Middle East Broadcasters’ Journal. Freelancer TV fixer during 2006 war in Lebanon. Ayat can explain a lot on refugees and the issues that drove them to become refugees in Europe. She also closely researches the subject of how the conflict has affected minorities in Syria and Iraq and what it means for future of these countries.