International Consortium of Investigative Journalists

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  1. Jesús Escudero, Spain, is an investigative data reporter in the first data unit ever created in a Spanish media organization, at El Confidencial. He combines his daily routine of gathering and analyzing public information using the Freedom of Information Act with long investigative reports. Read complete profile »
  2. Bissane El-Cheikh, Lebanon, is a Beirut-based reporter for the London-based Al-Hayat newspaper.

    El-Cheikh is the editor of the paper’s weekly supplement on youth, which tackles the major political, educational issues in the Arab world and covers life- style trends. She has produced special reports from Jordan, Iran, Syria, Iraq, Guantanamo Bay in Cuba, and the United States, including “Secret Wing” for the Senior Leaders of al-Qaeda” and “Iraq being emptied of Christians.”

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