William Booth is bureau chief for Jerusalem, where his work focuses on the Israel-Palestinian conflict. Booth served as bureau chief in Mexico, Miami and Los Angeles, and as pop culture correspondent for the Style section. He has covered violent upheaval in Ukraine, Egypt, Libya, Iraq, Haiti, Honduras and the Balkans. In Mexico, his work focused on drug trafficking and the state response. Before coming to the Post, Booth wrote for Science magazine. He was a Vannevar Bush Fellow at MIT and graduated from the University of Texas in Austin. He was on the Post’s Pulitzer-finalist team that covered the Fort Hood shootings.