Published on Aug 31, 2014
Phil Black #3
CNN International network ID promo (August 2014)
Phil Black is an International Correspondent based in CNN’s London bureau.
Before his deployment to London, Black was CNN International’s Russia correspondent based in Moscow. In this capacity he reported on a number of high-profile stories from the region including Vladimir Putin’s landslide re-election as president and the controversial arrest and detainment of protest punk group Pussy Riot.
Prior to joining CNN International, Black spent seven years at Seven News in Sydney as a correspondent on Australia’s highest rating news programme, where he covered the Asian Tsunami from Sri Lanka.
Black is Australian and studied an associate diploma in Journalism at Macleay College in Sydney.