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.
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.
We spoke to the Conservative MP for Hitchen and Harpenden Bim Afolami.
Joining me now from The Hague is the Dutch MEP Kati Piri, who is a member of the UK Coordination Group in the European Parliament.
Time is running out and so too is patience – as the European Union’s chief negotiator declared there had been no real progress in the post-Brexit trade talks with the UK/
Joining me now from the US is the economic historian and author, Niall Ferguson, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University – and Stephanie Kelton, a professor of economics at Stony Brook University.
More than 9,500 people have died in Belgium – which makes it by any reckoning the country’s deadliest period since the height of the Second World War.
The Mayor of London has written to the Prime Minister asking for an extension to the Brexit transition phase, which is due to finish at the end of the year.
Washington Post columnist Jonathan Capehart speaks to Matt Frei from Washington DC.
Tiffany Loftin is the Director of the Youth College Division of the NAACP which is an American civil rights organisation. She speaks to Channel News from Washington.
Earlier we were joined by Chiraag Bains, who served in the US Justice Department where he investigated police misconduct.
China has proposed a sweeping national security bill for Hong Kong – which will ban acts of treason, sedition or subversion.
Channel 4 News spoke to the Conservative MP Caroline Nokes, who was an immigration minister until last year, and Karolina Gerlich, executive director of The Care Workers’ Charity
I’m joined by Peter Daszak – a scientist working in the US to help find a cure for Covid-19.