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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March 28, 2019, 4:23 AM EDT
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo testifies before the House Appropriations subcommittee on State and foreign operations on Wednesday. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
March 27, 2019, 9:59 PM EDT
The man charged in relation with the Christchurch mosque attacks appears in court on the day after the shootings. His face was pixelated at source by order of the court. (Photo by Mark Mitchell-Pool/Getty Images)
March 27, 2019, 4:50 AM EDT
Demonstrators march to the White House in March 2017 to protest the Mexico City Policy, which critics call the global gag rule. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
March 27, 2019, 4:33 AM EDT
Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, delivers a speech on the Green New Deal. (Screen capture: YouTube)
March 26, 2019, 5:08 PM EDT
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro. (Photo: The Kremlin)
March 26, 2019, 4:36 AM EDT
Vice President Mike Pence, Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and others look on as President Trump signs a proclamation recognizing Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights. (Photo by Michael Reynolds - Pool/Getty Images)
March 26, 2019, 4:21 AM EDT
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. (Photo by Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images)
March 25, 2019, 7:02 PM EDT
Vice President Mike Pence speaks at the annual AIPAC policy conference. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
March 25, 2019, 4:45 AM EDT
Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
March 25, 2019, 4:36 AM EDT
Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Md., addresses the AIPAC policy conference on Sunday. (Screen capture: YouTube)
March 25, 2019, 4:29 AM EDT
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks alongside Lebanese Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil in Beirut. (Photo: State Department/Ron Przysucha)
March 22, 2019, 4:17 AM EDT
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visits the Western Wall with Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu. (Photo: Matty Stern/U.S. Embassy Jerusalem)
March 21, 2019, 7:15 PM EDT
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern lays flowers outside a mosque in Wellington on March 17, two days after the shooting. (Photo by Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images) (Updated)
March 21, 2019, 5:02 AM EDT
Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu speaks alongside Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Jerusalem on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. (Screen capture: YouTube)
March 21, 2019, 4:43 AM EDT
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani with senior IRGC officers. (Photo: Iranian Presidency)
March 20, 2019, 4:16 AM EDT
Assistant Secretary of State Yleem Poblete, the administration’s top arms-control official. (Photo: State Dep’t)
March 20, 2019, 4:03 AM EDT
(Photo: Turkish Presidency)
March 19, 2019, 4:53 AM EDT
U.N. Watch Executive Director Hillel Neuer speaks at a 'rally for equal rights at the United Nations,' in Geneva on Monday. (Screen capture: UN Watch)
March 19, 2019, 4:26 AM EDT
A Russian Iskander missile. (Photo by Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images)
March 18, 2019, 4:24 AM EDT
Friday’s deadly attack on two mosques in New Zealand has given impetus to a campaign to persuade one of the rugby-mad country’s most beloved sporting franchises – the Crusaders rugby union team – to change its name.