Nick Schifrin is a popular face on American television. He is PBS’s foreign affairs and defense correspondent. He is an award-winning journalist and has a charming personality and excellent reporting skills. Today, we will have an insight into the life and career of this great reporter who has been successful in his field for the past 8 years.
Nick Schifrin and his early life and family life
Nick Schifrin was born in the year 1980 on 10 July in Los Angeles, California. He was extremely close to his parents. He has an American nationality and his ethnicity has not been disclosed. He completed his primary school education from Oakwood School. Later he went to Columbia for higher studies and was enrolled at the Columbia University from where he obtained his BA degree in History. He then went to John Hopkins University and did his Master’s in International Public Policy and Strategic Studies.
Nick Schifrin and his career
Nick is part of the PBS NewsHour for the past three years. He holds the position of a foreign affairs and defense correspondent at this channel. He covers stories and news from Russia, Egypt, Nigeria, Ukraine, Cuba, Kenya, Mexico, and also the Baltics. He had also made a series called Inside Putin’s Russia which won a Peabody award in 2018.
Prior to this work, Nick was working for the Al Jazeera Middle East as an American correspondent. He covered the 2014 war of Gaza strip, and also reported on the Syrian War. He used to go to the borders of Turkish, Lebanese, and Jordanian borders with Syria and had also covered the conflict in Crimea. He won several awards for his excellent reporting from these war-ridden states.
From 2008 to 2012, Nick was the News correspondent for ABC and positioned in Pakistan and Afghanistan. In 2011, he was one of the first journalists to reach Abbottabad in Pakistan and report on the slaying of Osama Bin Laden. He had the first video exclusive from Osama Bin Laden’s compound which was seized by the Navy Seal during the attack. For this coverage too, Nick had received several awards.
Nick Schifrin and his academics and net worth
Nick is also a visiting fellow at the University of Arkansas and teaches at the Clinton School of Public Service. He teaches foreign policy subject. He also holds several high posts in various Councils and Boards. Nick makes an excellent annual salary from his work and his net worth is good but its value is not known.
Nick Schifrin and his wife, girlfriend, children, marriage
Nick has never disclosed anything on his relationship status. He is probably single and not married and also has no children. It is difficult to say whether he is in a relationship and whether he has any girlfriend. Since he has never been seen with any girl in public areas, it has been rumored that he is gay but there have been no confirmations on that front.
It is stated that Nick was dating a girl during his college days but the relationship did not last.
Nick has an excellent and handsome body. His height, weight, and other body measurements are not known. He has dark brown eyes and hair. He is active on the social media. His Twitter account is well-subscribed. His Instagram has 1.3k followers. He also has a Facebook page.
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