For the past four years she has covered some of the most important stories for the Network. She has reported extensively from throughout Europe as well as in Afghanistan and Iran.
Amongst her most important interviewees are the Prime Minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Hugo Chavez, Tony Blair, and Ali Akhbar Salehi, the current Iranian Foreign Minister. She was embedded with Russian troops during the Russian Georgian War and was one of the first journalists to reach Tskhinvali in South Ossetia. She was amongst the first journalists on the scene in L’Aquila, Italy, after the earthquake of 2009.
More recently Nazanine has reported from Tunisia during and after the fall of Ben Ali. Before Al Jazeera Nazanine was a well known face in Britain, reporting and presenting for ITN.
Nazanine was born in Tehran, her family moved to the UK in 1978, before the Islamic Revolution. She speaks Farsi, Italian and French. She has a Postgraduate in Journalism from the University of Westminster and a BA (hons) from University College London.
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