- By David KennerDavid Kenner is the Middle East editor at Foreign Policy. He is based in Beirut, Lebanon, and has been with FP since 2009 (a long time, he knows). He worked for FP previously in Cairo, where he covered the early days of the Arab Spring, and before that in Washington. He has attended Georgetown University and the American University of Beirut and has reported from Libya, Egypt, Gaza, Turkey, Lebanon, and Iraq.
In her March 31, 2010 article for the Mideast Channel, "Women in Iraqi elections: quotas are not enough" freelance writer Nesreen Al Barwari extensively copied without attribution a previously published article. We have pulled the post and will not run work by Ms. Barwari again. We apologize to our readers. — Foreign Policy and Mideast Channel.