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James Haines-Young

Foreign Editor

Abu Dhabi

James is foreign editor at The National and was previously the Lebanon and online editor at The Daily Star in Beirut. He spent nearly three years as a freelance writer and photographer covering the Middle East with a focus on the Syrian war as well as the policy and provision of humanitarian support to the millions of displaced refugees. He has bylines in The Guardian, The Economist, Vice, Mashable and others.