Frank Gardner

Born in 1961, Frank Gardner is the BBC's full-time Security Correspondent. A fluent Arabist, with a degree in Arabic and Islamic Studies, he was previously the BBC's Middle East Correspondent. He has written for the Economist, Daily Telegraph and The Best of Sunday Times Travel Writing. His first book was the bestselling Blood & Sand. Awarded an OBE in 2005 for services to journalism, and the prestigious El Mundo Prize for International Journalism, Frank Gardner is married with two children...See more