Deepak Tripathi

DEEPAK TRIPATHI, PhD, FRHistS, is a British historian and former journalist whose career (1974 2000) was spent primarily with the BBC, where he was a correspondent, editor, and commentator. In the early 1990s, Tripathi set up the BBC bureau in Kabul and was the resident correspondent in Afghanistan. He has also reported from Syria, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and India. He is the author of "Overcoming the Bush Legacy in Iraq and Afghanistan" and "Breeding Ground: Afghanistan and the Origins of...See more