Paul Adams Biography
Paul Adams is a media personality serving as a diplomatic correspondent for BBC News. Previously, he was a Washington correspondent for the BBC World Service.
Paul Adams Age
He is 60 years old. He was born in 1961 in Lebanon.
Paul Adams Height
He is tall in stature however his height is undisclosed.
Paul Adams Nationality
Adams is British by nationality.
Paul Adams Education
Adams was educated at Sevenoaks School, an independent school in the town of Sevenoaks in Kent, followed by the University of York, where he studied English Literature.
Paul Adams Parents
Adams was born in Lebanon, where his father served as Middle East correspondent for The Guardian, a United Kingdom-published national newspaper. Years later his family settled in the United Kingdom, living in Sussex and Kent.
Paul Adams Wife
Paul is married to Susanna Adams and they are blessed with two sons, William being their first born.
In 2001, the couple lost their second born child. He was delivered, lived for a few moments, and died. He was buried up on Mount Scopus, among pine trees, Jerusalem’s walls, spires and domes spread out below.
Adams lived in the D.C. metro area with his wife and two sons. He returned to London in 2013 to work in the BBC’s World Affairs Unit.
Paul Adams BBC
Adams is the Diplomatic Correspondent for BBC News based in London, United Kingdom since September 2013. Previously he was BBC’s Washington correspondent.
Adams began his journalism career freelancing for local papers in the United States, while road-tripping across the country after teaching English in Yemen for two years. In 1989, he joined the BBC’s Arabic service, based in London. Later that year, Adams moved to Jerusalem as the BBC’s world service correspondent. He reported on a wide variety of events in the Middle East, including the Gulf War. In 1993, he moved to Belgrade to cover the conflicts in the former Yugoslavia before returning to London in 1995 as a reporter for BBC World television.
In 1997, Adams returned to Jerusalem as the BBC’s Middle East correspondent where he reported on events ranging from Israel’s withdrawal from southern Lebanon to the Pope’s historic visit to Israel, and the dawning of the year 2000 in Bethlehem. He has covered Middle Eastern and world affairs extensively during his time as the BBC’s defence correspondent following the 9/11 attacks, the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. In 2003, he was based in US Central Command (Centcom) in Qatar. From 2004 to 2009, he served first as a diplomatic correspondent and later as a world affairs correspondent based in London, where he reported on, among other topics, the G8, NATO and China.
In 2009, Adams moved to the United States to serve as a Washington correspondent for the BBC World Service. He reported for the BBC from Chicago during the bid for the 2016 Olympic Games.
On 5 October 2014, Adams and his TV crew came under attack from the Turkish police with tear gas near Kobane, No-one was hurt in the incident.
Paul Adams Salary and Net Worth
His salary and net worth is under review.
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