Rosie-lyse thompson

producer . director . journalist



Rosie-Lyse is a multimedia journalist with professional experience in both field and news production. She has spent the past eight years in the Middle East covering stories focused on the humanitarian and security fallout of the conflict in Syria and Iraq. Her work has been published in various international media outlets, including Al Jazeera English, The New York Times, Thomson Reuters Foundation and the Associated Press among others. She was AFP’s video journalist in Jordan before joining Euronews as an independent roaming reporter.


Rosie-Lyse has reported from a number of countries around the world and speaks Levantine Arabic to a working proficiency. She is a Rory Peck fellow and holds an up-to-date Surviving Hostile Regions and Emergency First Aid certificate.