Ben Gittleson

Ben Gittleson works on ABC News’ Assignment Desk in New York and freelance reports from around the city. From 2011 to 2013, he was a freelance journalist based in Cairo, and he has filed stories from Egypt, Iraq and Jordan for The International Herald Tribune, The Atlantic, Foreign Policy and a variety of other publications.

Stories By Ben Gittleson

The Handheld Lions of the Cairo Zoo

My delight turned to dismay in the lion's den.