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Noah Bonsey

Senior Analyst, Syria
Beirut, Lebanon



Crisis Group role:

Noah Bonsey is Crisis Group’s Senior Analyst on Syria. He has contributed to coverage of Syria since May 2012, and joined the organization full-time in April 2013. He is based in Beirut and travels throughout the region covering the conflict.

Areas of expertise:

  • The Syrian conflict
  • Geopolitical dynamics in the Levant
  • Jihadi movements

Professional Background:

Prior to his current position, Noah worked for three years as an Arabic social media analyst for a private consulting firm, managing a team of analysts focusing on regional political and militant affairs. He holds a Bachelor’s degree from Williams College and a Master’s in Arabic from the University of Maryland.


  • English (native) 
  • Arabic (fluent)

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