I’m a journalist based in Beirut, Lebanon, covering the Middle East and its politics for NOW English since 2009. Previously covered foreign affairs for Antena3 television station in Bucharest until 2008, reported for a couple of other publications till 2005. Currently academically researching fundamentalism and radicalism in the Levant. Fresh mother. Occasional freelancer. Hoping to finish that non-fiction book one of these days.