Michael Petrou

Maclean's Senior writer

Senior writer Michael Petrou has covered conflict across the Middle East, Africa, and Central Asia. He is the author of 'Renegades: Canadians in the Spanish Civil War', which was shortlisted for the Ottawa Book Award, and 'Is This Your First War? Travels Through the Post-9/11 Islamic World', which won it. He has a DPhil from the University of Oxford.

Congolese refugees queue for porridge at the Nyakabande refugee transit camp in Kisoro town
The 70th Anniversary Of The D-Day Landings Are Commemorated In Normandy