Sky News’ foreign affairs editor Sam Kiley has joined CNN as a senior international correspondent, based out of the network’s Abu Dhabi bureau, the network announced today.
“CNN is the world’s most watched news network with an unmatched presence on every major global story. I have grown up as a journalist alongside CNN teams from Somalia to Sarajevo and Mosul. I have always admired them and am proud to be joining my friends at the network at this exciting, and unpredictable, time,” Kiley said, in a prepared statement.
Becky Anderson, the managing editor of Abu Dhabi and an anchor for CNN International, said, “We are thrilled to be welcoming Sam to Abu Dhabi. He has a remarkable portfolio of achievements under his belt and will be a fantastic asset to our reporting across this region.”