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Lyse Doucet

Lyse is the BBC's chief international correspondent and she has been reporting for the BBC for nearly 30 years, with posts in Abidjan, Kabul, Islamabad, Tehran, Amman and Jerusalem. She joined the BBC's team of presenters in 1999 but most of her time is spent reporting from abroad. Lyse feels at home in many places but is Canadian.

  • Afghan fears rise as US ends its longest war

    Afghan army recruits, 19 October 2020
  • Taliban delegates shake hands during talks with the Afghan government in Doha, Qatar. Photo: 12 September 2020
  • Displaced Yemeni woman near Sanaa
  • British Prime Minister Boris Johnson (left), French President Emmanuel Macron (centre) and Iran's President Hassan Rouhani (right) discuss at the UN General Assembly in New York on 24 September 2019.
  • Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara greet Likud supporters at the party's headquarters in Tel Aviv on 10 April 2019
  • Saudi-led coalition soldier at Yemen's Red Sea Mills company in Hudaydah (22 January 2019)