Barbara Plett is the BBC’s UN Correspondent. Prior to her appointment in mid-2009, she was based in Pakistan. During four tumultuous years there she covered the earthquake in Kashmir, as well as seismic shifts in the country’s political landscape. These included the end of military rule by General Pervez Musharraf, the assassination of the opposition leader Benazir Bhutto, and the… Read more
Mark Mardell is BBC News’ Europe Editor. Previously, Mark was the BBC’s chief political correspondent. Mark joined the BBC in 1989 as political correspondent for the BBC’s Six O’Clock News. Mark is married and has three children.