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Barnaby Phillips

Europe Correspondent

Barnaby Phillips joined Al Jazeera in 2006 and was based in Athens for four years, from where he covered the Greek economic crisis, political upheavals in Turkey, and Kosovo's declaration of independence. While most of his reporting for Al Jazeera has been from Europe, Barnaby has also worked in India, the United States and the Middle East.

Prior to joining Al Jazeera, he spent 15 years with the BBC, reporting mainly from Africa. He lived in Mozambique, Angola, Nigeria and South Africa. Barnaby is currently working on his first book, based on his award-winning film "Burma Boy", which he produced for Al Jazeera.

Latest posts

EU says 300 migrants are illegally crossing the border from Turkey every single day, with October figures representing "an absolute monthly record".

Last Modified: 18 Nov 2011 12:19

The outgoing Greek prime minister's two years in office have been an exhausting series of austerity packages, emergency summits and strikes, all permeated by a permanent sense of crisis.

Last Modified: 7 Nov 2011 18:19