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Jeffrey Gettleman

Jeffrey Gettleman

Jeffrey Gettleman is the East Africa bureau chief for The New York Times.

He covers 12 countries and has focused much of his work on internal conflicts in Kenya, Congo, Somalia, Sudan and Ethiopia. Before this posting, Jeffrey worked for The New York Times in New Jersey, Baghdad and Atlanta. He has also been a reporter for the Los Angeles Times and the St. Petersburg Times.

Other articles by this author

US Frees Two From Pirates in Somali Raid

By Thom Shanker, Jeffrey Gettleman and Eric Schmitt, The New York Times News Service | Report

Famine Ravages Somalia in a World Less Likely to Intervene

By Jeffrey Gettleman, The New York Times News Service | News Analysis

Cholera Outbreaks Spread Across Somalia, UN Says

By Jeffrey Gettleman, The New York Times News Service | Report

US Relies on Contractors in Somalia Conflict

By Jeffrey Gettleman, Eric Schmitt and Mark Mazzetti, The New York Times News Service | Report
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Jeffrey Gettleman

Jeffrey Gettleman

Jeffrey Gettleman is the East Africa bureau chief for The New York Times.

He covers 12 countries and has focused much of his work on internal conflicts in Kenya, Congo, Somalia, Sudan and Ethiopia. Before this posting, Jeffrey worked for The New York Times in New Jersey, Baghdad and Atlanta. He has also been a reporter for the Los Angeles Times and the St. Petersburg Times.

Other articles by this author

US Frees Two From Pirates in Somali Raid

By Thom Shanker, Jeffrey Gettleman and Eric Schmitt, The New York Times News Service | Report

Famine Ravages Somalia in a World Less Likely to Intervene

By Jeffrey Gettleman, The New York Times News Service | News Analysis

Cholera Outbreaks Spread Across Somalia, UN Says

By Jeffrey Gettleman, The New York Times News Service | Report

US Relies on Contractors in Somalia Conflict

By Jeffrey Gettleman, Eric Schmitt and Mark Mazzetti, The New York Times News Service | Report