"Chris Cramer is an Editor at Large at Reuters and has been a journalist for more than 40 years. He has worked in senior editorial positions at the BBC, at CNN and now at Reuters. He worked in hostile zones such as Northern Ireland, Zimbabwe and Lebanon. In 1980 he was taken hostage inside the Iranian Embassy in London by anti-Iranian terrorists and, upon release, decided to continue his career in safer places. He is the founding President of the International News Safety Institute (INSI) which devotes itself to the safety and welfare of global media."