Nicholas Blanford

Nicholas Blanford has been a correspondent for The Christian Science Monitor since 2002. He has lived in Beirut since 1994 and is author of Killing Mr Lebanon: The Assassination of Rafik Hariri and its Impact on the Middle East (2006) and Warriors of God: Inside Hezbollah's Thirty-Year Struggle Against Israel (2011).

This individual is a guest contributor for, and is not affiliated with The Middle East Institute.