About Roy Gutman
Roy Gutman is the Europe Bureau Chief for McClatchy Newspapers, based in Istanbul. Previously, he served as McClatchy’s Baghdad Bureau Chief and, before that as Foreign Editor. He has been the director of American University’s Crimes of War Education Project, whose goal is to familiarize the media and the public with the laws of war, and was coeditor with David Rieff of “Crimes of War: What the Public Should Know,” published in 1999 by W.W. Norton & Company. He is also the author of “How We Missed the Story: Osama bin Laden, the Taliban, and the Hijacking of Afghanistan,” published by Potomac Books in 2007.