Oren Liebermann, who has been freelancing out of the Jerusalem bureau for a few months, has officially joined CNN, the network announced. He will continue to work as the Jerusalem correspondent.
Matt Rivers has also joined CNN, and he will work as the network’s new Beijing correspondent.
Both correspondents previously worked at CBS3 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
“Oren and Matt are multi-skilled and highly motivated reporters,” said Deborah Rayner, Senior Vice President of CNN International Newsgathering. “Their passion for storytelling on all platforms will further strengthen our reportage in the Middle East and Asia.”