Miriam Berger is a reporter with the Washington Post covering international news and the Middle East. Before joining The Post, Miriam worked as a Jerusalem-based freelance journalist. Miriam graduated Summa cum laude from Wesleyan University and has a master's degree in Modern Middle East studies from Oxford University. She speaks Arabic and Hebrew and is studying Persian. Miriam was also very gratefully the recipient of an IWMF reporting fellowship in DR Congo.
- Courage in Journalism Awards , 2023