He is currently the Pakistan correspondent for the Daily Telegraph having previously been East Africa correspondent for The Times, and has also written for The Irish Times, The Daily Mail and The Christian Science Monitor. His articles have appeared in The Scotsman, USA Today, News of the World, The Sunday Times and The Sunday Telegraph.
Rob Crilly's book Saving Darfur: Everyone's Favourite African War, based on four years of reporting on Sudan and extensive travels through the region, was published in February 2010.
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