- 29 min
John Berman has been at ABC News since 1995, and a correspondent based in New York since 2001. He is a regular contributor to all of ABC’s broadcasts, including “World News,” “Good Morning America,” and “Nightline”.
He has traveled to Iraq several times since the U.S.-led invasion in 2003, when he was embedded with the Marines. He covered the suicide bomb attack on the United Nations headquarters, the mutilation of American contractors in Fallujah, and the Shiite uprising of Moqtada al Sadr.
He also covered the Israeli-Palestinian conflict from Jerusalem, the Indian Ocean tsunami from Banda Aceh, Indonesia, as well as the 2004 presidential campaign of Gen. Wesley Clark and the steroids scandal in American sports. He was ABC’s lead reporter for the space shuttle’s return to flight in August 2005 and the New York City transit strike.