Azmat Khan

Future of War Fellow

Azmat Khan is a Future of War fellow at New America. She will investigate U.S. counterterrorism detention practices. Her reporting for the PBS series FRONTLINE, Al Jazeera, and BuzzFeed’s Investigative Unit has earned the 2016 Daniel Pearl Award for Outstanding Reporting on South Asia, the 2016 Deadline Club Award for Independent Digital Reporting, a 2016 Livingston Award nomination in International Reporting, a 2014 Emmy nomination in New Approaches to Documentary Film, and other honors. She received an MSt. from Oxford University, which she attended as a Clarendon scholar, a B.A. from the University of Michigan, and studied at the American University in Cairo.

All Work

INTERNATIONAL SECURITY and NEW AMERICA NYC
Devastation in Mosul: Iraq Seizes City from ISIS, But Battle Left Thousands Dead & 700,000 Displaced

Azmat Khan spoke on Democracy Now! about the devastation in Mosul from the liberation of ISIS control.


INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
Does the Travel Ban Really Protect American Security?

Does the travel ban protect American security? What role does immigration policy play in counterterrorism?