Patrick covered government and politics in South Africa and the Middle East before joining in 1999. Since then he has launched foreign bureaus for in Jerusalem, London and the Pacific Rim. From October 2006 to July 2007, Patrick served as Managing Editor at the organization's world headquarters in Alexandria, Va. Now back in the Pacific Rim, as International Editor he reports on politics, international relations, security, terrorism, ethics and religion, and oversees reporting by's roster of international stringers.

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June 19, 2019, 11:45 PM EDT
Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
June 19, 2019, 1:40 AM EDT
(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) ( – The Democratic Party “has become more radical, more dangerous, and more unhinged than at any point in the modern history of our country,” President Trump said on Tuesday night.
June 18, 2019, 9:04 PM EDT
Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan sits alongside President Trump during a cabinet meeting at the White House on January 2. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
June 18, 2019, 1:47 AM EDT
U.S. Army soldiers fire a Howitzer artillery piece providing support for Iraqi security forces during the fighting against ISIS. (Photo: U.S. Army/Spc. William Gibson, File)
June 17, 2019, 10:53 PM EDT
Secretary of State John Kerry meets with Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi in Cairo in March 2013. (Photo: U.S. Embassy, Cairo)
June 17, 2019, 1:52 AM EDT
The Norwegian-owned Front Altair tanker burns in the Gulf of Oman on June 13. (Photo by AFP/Getty Images)
June 16, 2019, 10:12 PM EDT
Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., is a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
June 16, 2019, 7:29 PM EDT
Hong Kong protestors on Sunday hold posters depicting the territory’s chief executive Carrie Lam, whom many want to resign. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)
June 14, 2019, 4:38 AM EDT
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, left, with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Rep. Ilhan Omar. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
June 13, 2019, 7:41 PM EDT
Fire and smoke billow from the Norwegian-owned Front Altair tanker in the Gulf of Oman on June 13. (Photo by AFP/Getty Images)
June 13, 2019, 4:45 AM EDT
National Security Advisor John Bolton meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin. (Photo: The Kremlin)
June 13, 2019, 4:32 AM EDT
Protesters, some wearing gas masks and protective headgear, demonstrate in Hong Kong on Wednesday. (Photo by Anthony Kwan/Getty Images)
June 12, 2019, 4:45 AM EDT
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June 11, 2019, 4:48 AM EDT
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and foreign minister Javad Zarif. (Photo by Michael Gruber/Getty Images)
June 11, 2019, 4:36 AM EDT
According to the Telegraph report, both then-Prime Minister David Cameron and then-Home Secretary Theresa May were informed about the Hezbollah ‘bomb factory’ discovery in 2015. (Photo by Toby Melville - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
June 10, 2019, 4:27 AM EDT
Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan testifies on Capitol Hill last month. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
June 9, 2019, 9:09 PM EDT
Demonstrators protest on Sunday against the proposed extradition law. (Photo by Anthony Kwan/Getty Images)
June 7, 2019, 4:52 AM EDT
Former vice president and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks at Thursday night’s DNC event in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Dustin Chambers/Getty Images)
June 7, 2019, 4:26 AM EDT
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a visit to Vladivostok, Russia in April. (Photo by Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images)
June 6, 2019, 4:28 AM EDT
Mexican Foreign Secretary Marcelo Ebrard speaks at the Mexican Embassy after Wednesday’s immigration talks at the White House. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)