Sylvain Cypel

Sylvain Cypel, senior editor at "Le Monde", joined the paper in 1998 as deputy head of the international section, following a five-year tenure as editor in chief of "Courrier International" and a stint as deputy editor in chief at the journal "Les Echos". Cypel has long worked for the daily Le Matin de Paris and as a freelance journalist for "France 2, Liberation", and other media outlets, often covering the Middle East. He holds degrees in sociology, contemporary history, and international...See more