Adela Suliman is a breaking-news reporter in The Washington Post's London hub, covering news as it unfolds in the United States and around the globe during overnight and early morning hours in Washington. Previously, she has worked for NBC News, Al Jazeera English, Reuters and the Thomson Reuters Foundation and The Associated Press. She is a graduate of the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, with a degree in Law, and Columbia’s Graduate School of Journalism. Before pivoting to journalism, she spent four years as an international corporate litigator in London, Dubai and Tripoli. Adela is interested in China and Africa and has traveled to more than 70 countries, including time as a freelancer in Libya, Sudan, and the United States. She has also reported from Kyrgyzstan, Nepal, Jordan, and much of Europe. Adela grew up in Manchester and London but also spent long stints in Khartoum, the Sudanese capital, where her father was born.