Azmat Khan

ASU Future of War Fellow

Azmat Khan is a Future of War Fellow at New America and Arizona State University. She will investigate U.S. counterterrorism detention and targeted killing in the age of ISIS. 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. Khan is an adjunct professor at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism's International Reporting program, a Logan Nonfiction Fellow at the Carey Institute for Global Good, and chair of the Overseas Press Club's Freedom of Press Committee. 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

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Counting the Uncounted: Azmat Khan and Anand Gopal on their groundbreaking civilian casualty study

National Fellow Azmat Khan and Anand Gopal of ISP were interviewed by Airwars about reporting on civilian deaths and their longform piece.


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The Daily

Azmat Khan was a guest on The Daily, discussing families of civilian casualties in the war against the Islamic State.


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Counting the 'Uncounted'

Azmat Khan appeared on WNYC's "The Brian Lehrer Show" to discuss her New York Times Magazine feature, "The Uncounted"


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The Uncounted: New York Times Finds US Airstrikes Kill Far More Iraqi Civilians Than Pentagon Admits

Azmat Khan was featured on Democracy Now’s "The War and Peace Report,” discussing her New York Times Magazine feature, "The Uncounted"


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Civilian Casualties in Iraq go Under Reported

Azmat Khan was interviewed on MSNBC regarding her reporting that revealed how coalition airstrikes are harming Iraqi civilians.


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'New York Times' Reporter On The Investigation Into U.S. Airstrikes In Iraq

Azmat Khan was featured on NPR's All Things Considered


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Report finds disparities in civilian deaths from U.S.-led ISIS bombing campaign

Azmat Khan was featured on PBS NewsHour for her NYT Magazine feature, "The Uncounted"


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The Uncounted

Azmat Khan was featured on The Daily, the New York Time's daily news podcast, for part two of the discussion of the feature she co-wrote.


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The Uncounted

Azmat Khan co-wrote a feature for the New York Times Magazine on how the U.S.-led battle against ISIS is killing many Iraqi civilians.


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Best of 2017

Azmat Khan and Anand Gopal's longform piece, “The Uncounted.” Their longform piece was chosen by Longform as the Top 10 Best Longform pieces


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The Uncounted

Azmat Khan was featured on The Daily, the New York Time's daily news podcast regarding the feature she co-wrote with Anand Gopal.


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Here Are Six Costly Failures from America’s Longest War.

Azmat Khan was cited in the Washington Post about the impact of the war in Afghanistan on education in the country.