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.

Europe

Hopes rise as EU agrees to boost Brexit talks

The decision followed a briefing of the EU's 27 ambassadors by the bloc's chief negotiator Michel Barnier, where he described discussions with his British counterpart as 'constructive'.

Hopes rise as EU agrees to boost Brexit talks

Brexit

UK PM aims to unblock stalled Brexit talks

Boris Johnson's proposals include a new regulatory zone in Northern Ireland to replace the backstop arrangement in the existing withdrawal bill.

UK PM aims to unblock stalled Brexit talks

Middle East

Iran's prisoners' families urge release of 'hostages'

International efforts have been under way on sidelines of UNGA to broker new US-Iran talks, but group of families say loved ones are held as political hostages by Tehran.

Iran's prisoners' families urge release of 'hostages'

US & Canada

UN climate talks: Activist Greta Thunberg files rights complaint

Despite official complaints about violating children's rights and Thunberg's damning speech, little action taken at UN climate talks.

UN climate talks: Activist Greta Thunberg files rights complaint

United Kingdom

Supreme Court decision on UK Parliament suspension next week

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson should find out next week whether his decision to suspend parliament ahead of the October 31 Brexit deadline was legal.

Supreme Court decision on UK Parliament suspension next week

Europe

Catalonia trial: Separatists wait for verdict

Charges include rebellion and the misuse of public funds.

Catalonia trial: Separatists wait for verdict

Europe

Peterborough poll sends chilling message to UK Conservatives

As Labour wins seat, Brexit Party sends Tories to third place in by-election.

Peterborough poll sends chilling message to UK Conservatives

Europe

Trump's UK visit: Pomp and protests await US president

Last year, Trump avoided central London where hundreds of thousands took to the streets to protest against his visit.

Trump's UK visit: Pomp and protests await US president

Ukraine

Ukraine corruption crisis haunts president's re-election bid

Many say Petro Poroshenko failed to deliver promises to tackle graft, which is a key issue in the presidential vote.

Ukraine corruption crisis haunts president's re-election bid

Europe

Ukraine economic hub crippled after over four years of war

Conflict with Russia-backed fighters in east devastated country's economically important region, with no end in sight.

Ukraine economic hub crippled after over four years of war

Nigeria

Observers advocate transparency in Nigeria's electoral process

The Independent National Electoral Commission has confirmed incidents of ballot box destruction, voter intimidation and abduction of election officials.

Observers advocate transparency in Nigeria's electoral process

Africa

Nigeria's election: Concerns for low turnout after delay

Many see last week’s delay as evidence of manipulation, with both the camps accusing each other of trying to rig the vote.

Nigeria's election: Concerns for low turnout after delay