Arnim Stauth is a correspondent for the West German broadcast company WDR. He has covered violent conflict in the former Yugoslavia, Chechnya, Afghanistan and Iraq and natural disasters in Congo, Afghanistan and Russia.
Stauth joined WDR in 1986. Before beginning his journalism career, he received a degree in psychology from Berlin University. In 2004, he co-directed a documentary, “Torture in the Name of Freedom,” about Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq. Stauth is an editorial board member of NewsXchange.