Peter Harrison
Peter Harrison

Peter Harrison is a British photojournalist whose career spans three decades, working for print, digital and broadcast media in the UK and the UAE. He's covered a broad spectrum of subjects, from health issues and farming in England, to the refugee crisis in Lebanon and the war in Afghanistan. He is a former senior editor with Al Arabiya English and tweets @PhotoPJHarrison.

Peace in Syria? It takes more than regime ceasefires

This week the Syrian regime announced that it was prepared to enter peace talks ‘without conditions’. Almost immediately members of the opposition rejected the claim. It’s not...

‘Brexit means Brexit,’ but being British is also about compromise

Since the outcome of the Brexit referendum was announced last month, millions of Britons have called for a revote...

Brits should send money home, experts say – just not all at once

British expats are remitting more money back to UK banks than before, but experts say it might pay to wait...

Muslims #PrayForMadina in a social media outpouring of grief

Since Monday’s suicide bomb attack close to the Prophet’s mosque in Madina, there’s been one question that seems to appear more than most: if the attackers were prepared to target...

Fasting among the faiths: It’s not only Muslims during Ramadan

There are many other faiths that observe similar traditions to Muslims fasting for Ramadan...

Why street food is a better experience

Sure posh nosh is great, but you don't get the atmosphere and the flavors on the street are better than you'd think...

American Muslims join the condemnation of the Orlando massacre

American Muslims have condemned the massacre in an Orlando gay night club in which 50 people were killed. Omar S Mateen, a US citizen originally from Afghanistan, drove to the Pulse nightclub, walked...

How to make your child’s first Ramadan fast healthy and spiritual

Fasting during Ramadan is compulsory once people reach puberty, anything before should be a choice they make...