Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Ali Haider is epa’s Regional Chief Photographers Iraq & Gulf States. After graduating from university with a bachelor’s degree in Engineering Technology he worked for AP, APTN and some other agencies. In 2003 Ali joined epa and has been covering such events as the Saddam Hussein Trail, Hajj, the Second Gulf War, Iraqi Elections, the Lebanon War, the 2010 FIFA World Cup, Golf Tournaments, Tennis Championships, several Formula One Grand Prix, Exhibitions, and Fashion Shows.
Ali was awarded with the Ischia International Award of Journalism in 2006.