(Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro (R) looks to the Secretary General of the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) Ernesto Samper (L) while he speaks in front of (2nd row L-R) Panama’s former President Martin Torrijos, Venezuela’s Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez, former Spanish prime minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero and former president of Dominican Republic Leonel Fernandez, during their meeting at Miraflores Palace in Caracas, Venezuela July 21, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins)
(People gather near flowers, candles and a stuffed toy as they pay tribute near the scene where a truck ran into a crowd at high speed killing scores and injuring more in Nice, France, July 15, 2016. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol)
(People observe a minute of silence outside the Bataclan music hall to pay tribute to the victims of the series of deadly attacks on Friday, in Paris, France, November 16, 2015. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann)
(Several hundred people, Muslims and non-Muslims, gather to pray at the Grande Mosque in Lyon, France, November 15, 2015, for the victims of the series of shootings in Paris on Friday. REUTERS/Robert Pratta)
As Religion Editor based in Paris, I cover main religion developments, coordinate religion news coverage and run the FaithWorld blog. Since joining Reuters in 1977 in London, I've worked in Vienna, Geneva, Islamabad, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Bonn and Paris. My book Unchained Eagle: Germany after the Wall was published in 2000. In 2006, I received the European Religion Writer of the Year award and FaithWorld was awarded the RNA 2012 Best Online Section prize.