Jonah Hull

Jonah Hull

Jonah Hull has been a broadcast journalist for more than 15 years. Currently a roving news correspondent and presenter based in London, Jonah joined Al Jazeera English prior to the channel's launch in 2006.

He was appointed Moscow correspondent, spending three years in Russia covering Vladimir Putin's first presidential term, and the regional upheaval, including Russia's 2008 war with neighbouring Georgia, for which he won a Foreign Press Association award in the UK.

Jonah has travelled widely on assignment for Al Jazeera, covering major stories in Africa, Asia and the Middle East, including the 2010 Haiti earthquake, floods in Pakistan, the World Cup in South Africa and the death of Nelson Mandela, civil war in Libya and Europe's euro and refugee crises.

Prior to joining Al Jazeera, Jonah worked for Sky News in London and the Associated Press news agency, for whom he was posted to the United Nations in Geneva in 2001.

Jonah worked for AP extensively in Israel and Gaza during the second intifada, as well as in Afghanistan in 2001, Kosovo, Kuwait and Baghdad.

Middle East

At least 90 migrants drown off Libyan coast

Another 300 on other boats were rescued from the Mediterranean Sea on Tuesday. Libya is where most migrants are trafficked from as they try to reach Europe.

At least 90 migrants drown off Libyan coast

Refugees

Refugee-made upcycled bag business thrives in Greece

A group of refugees from a closed Greek camp are working to turn the remnants of their tents into upcycled bags and backpacks.

Refugee-made upcycled bag business thrives in Greece

Europe

Macron calls for Sahel force against armed groups

French President Macron is hosting the G5 Sahel nations in Paris to discuss action against armed groups in the Sahel region. He called on regional and international leaders to support the G5 Sahel Force.

Macron calls for Sahel force against armed groups

Ukraine

Ukrainians protest Saakashvili's conspiracy charges

Hundreds of supporters of Ukrainian opposition politician Mikheil Saakashvili have clashed with police in Kiev as a hearing was held on whether he should remain in custody.

Ukrainians protest Saakashvili's conspiracy charges

Europe

Refugees face increasingly perilous journeys to Europe

Many land borders were closed when the EU and Turkey made a deal over migration last year, and efforts to circumvent the restrictions have made the refugees’ journeys much more perilous.

Refugees face increasingly perilous journeys to Europe

Europe

Desperate dreams: Refugees risk their lives to enter Italy

Refugees in Greece are attempting to find a secure hiding place aboard trucks, in the hopes of being driven onto one of the ferries bound for Italy.

Desperate dreams: Refugees risk their lives to enter Italy

Refugees

Refugees held at Lesbos resort to self-harm to 'leave the island'

A surge in refugees heading to Greece in the past three months is putting a strain on emergency facilities.

Refugees held at Lesbos resort to self-harm to 'leave the island'

Greece

Greece's Lesbos: 'Guantanamo Bay of Europe' for refugees

Refugees stranded on the Greek island face a harsh winter, with conditions inside the main government-run camp barely meeting their basic needs.

Greece's Lesbos: 'Guantanamo Bay of Europe' for refugees

Europe

'From hell to hell': Sharp rise in refugee arrivals on Lesbos

The past few months have seen a sharp increase in refugees arriving on Lesbos by boat from Turkey. Over a million people have landed on the Greek island since 2015.

'From hell to hell': Sharp rise in refugee arrivals on Lesbos

Europe

Spain's Rajoy visits Catalonia after imposing direct rule

Several key Catalan leaders are currently being detained over the move.

Spain's Rajoy visits Catalonia after imposing direct rule

Europe

Small Catalan village strives for Catalonia's independence

The Catalan village of Llivia already geographically separated from Spain nearly 500 years ago.

Small Catalan village strives for Catalonia's independence

Europe

Small Catalan village strives for Catalonia's independence

The Catalan village of Llivia already geographically separated from Spain nearly 500 years ago.

Small Catalan village strives for Catalonia's independence