(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)
(Tibetan Buddhist monks and nuns walk back to their dormitories after attending the Utmost Bliss Dharma Assembly at Larung Wuming Buddhist Institute in Sichuan province, China, November 1, 2015. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj)
(A general aerial view shows a prehistoric stone monument, known as Rujm el-Hiri in Arabic, meaning “stone heap of the wild cat”, as a paraglider surfs above it in this July 24, 2014 picture. REUTERS/Chen Katz)
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.