Daniel Ofman is a producer with The World and Boston Calling on the BBC World Service.
He has reporting experience in Eastern Europe and in the Middle East, with a focus on the intersection between politics, history and culture.
He speaks Russian and Hebrew fluently and has conducted and translated interviews in both languages.
Daniel graduated from the University of Maryland’s Philip Merrill College of Journalism with a BA Broadcast Journalism.
Public health expert Judy Twigg says that the Sputnik V vaccine study increases Russia's soft power influence around the globe.
The World's host Marco Werman spoke to Lynn Rusten, vice president of global nuclear policy at the Nuclear Threat Initiative, about the New START treaty's extension and the urgency of follow-up agreements.
The pandemic, climate change and US adversaries abroad present obstacles that he will encounter starting from Day One for the Biden administration. And one of Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s biggest challenges will be managing America’s relationship with Russia.
Michael McFaul, who was the US ambassador to Russia from 2012 to 2014, worked closely with Antony Blinken and Joe Biden during his time with the Obama administration. He spoke with The World’s host Marco Werman about Blinken.
The World’s host Marco Werman spoke to Allison Gill, the forced labor program director with Global Labor Justice International Labor Rights Forum, about the ban.
"There is going to have to be a reconstruction of events and find out who dropped the ball and why," said legal and security analyst Asha Rangappa, a former FBI special agent.
The breaching of the US Capitol by a pro-Trump mob on Wednesday could have serious implications for US relations with China, Russia and Iran, says Michèle Flournoy, a US defense policy expert.
Science & Technology
After returning to his native United States during the pandemic, an International Space Station astronaut reflects on his NASA journey, international geopolitics and climate science.
If confirmed, Alejandro Mayorkas would be the first immigrant and the first Latino to serve as DHS secretary.
The Russian grandmaster provided consulting help for the popular Netflix series, explaining how to make the game look more real and add historical context to epic US-Soviet matches.