Neave Barker

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Neave Barker is an English broadcast journalist working for Al Jazeera English.


Barker was educated in the United Kingdom. He graduated from Durham University, top of his faculty,[citation needed] with a first class degree in English Literature. He then took a Master's degree at Sheffield University.



Barker began his career as a news presenter and correspondent at Russia Today, from 2005 to 2008.

Al Jazeera[edit]

Barker is a roving news correspondent for Al Jazeera English, based in London.[1] He also produces live debates for Intelligence Squared. He joined the channel in August 2008 and was formerly the Moscow correspondent.[2]


Barker is married to Russian journalist Anya Fedorova whom he proposed to live on air on RT in May 2010 while doing a guest spot on the Prime Time Russia program co-hosted by Fedorova and Neil Harvey.[3]