Matt Frei is Europe Editor and Presenter at Channel 4 News.
This year he has led the Channel 4 News coverage of events in Ukraine from the crash site of Malaysia flight MH17, to the tensions in Crimea and reported live from Independence Square on Kiev’s bloodiest day. He has also secured major interviews with Bill Clinton, George W Bush and Aung San Suu Kyi.
Prior to his appointment as Europe Editor for Channel 4 News, Frei was the Washington Correspondent for two years and has reported on the Americas on everything from business and culture to US foreign policy and its view of the world.
He is also part of the presenting team across Channel 4's news and current affairs portfolio, including the award-winning Dispatches programme.
Matt previously anchored the BBC World News America bulletin and was also Washington Correspondent. He presented a weekly radio show called Americana, and in two decades at the corporation reported from Bonn, Rome, Bosnia, Kosovo, North Africa, Hong Kong and Singapore.
He is the author of two books: Italy: The Unfinished Revolution published in 1996 by Random House and Mandarin books and Only In America published in 2008 by 4th Estate.
Health officials have pleaded with people to stay home during the weekend’s 4th July holiday, but President Trump is going ahead with a firework show at Mount Rushmore.
The investigation was led in the UK by the National Crime Agency – and its Director of Investigations Nikki Holland.
We were joined from New York by award-winning investigative journalist and author, Vicky Ward.
Germany takes over the EU’s presidency from today, assuming the role at a key moment for the bloc.
We spoke to Conservative MP Tom Tugendhat, who is chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee, and the pro-democracy campaigner Isaac Cheng.
Chakwera’s victory makes him the first opposition leader to take over an African nation after courts had annulled an election
We speak to the World Health Organisation’s special envoy on Covid-19 Dr David Nabarro.
We’re joined to discuss how feasible these plans are by Devi Sridhar, Professor of Global Public Health at Edinburgh University and Conservative MP Huw Merriman who chairs the Transport Select Committee.
Already facing the challenges of competing with online retailers, dozens of firms went under even before the Covid crisis, taking tens of thousands of jobs with them.
We speak to the writer, poet and lawyer CeLillianne Green from her home in Washington DC and began by asking whether making Juneteenth a national holiday in the US would make a difference.
We speak to Sir David King, the former government chief scientific adviser, who set up the Independent SAGE group of scientific experts.
We spoke to Jon Stewart and began by asking him whether he was surprised about John Bolton’s incendiary revelations about his former White House boss, Donald Trump.
We spoke to the Conservative Chair of the Science and Technology Committee Greg Clark.
Joining me now is Ken Clarke who, amongst his many senior ministerial roles, was Chancellor of the Exchequer.
I spoke to the filmmaker, artist and activist Bree Newsome Bass.