Senad Slatina holds a Master degree from the University of Missouri's Graduate School of Journalism. He joined ICG team in January 2003. Prior to coming to ICG, he worked as journalist with Bosnian weekly magazine Slobodna Bosna and was frequent contributor to IWPR. In addition, he occasionally worked as stringer for numerous U.S. – based media, including TIME, Newsweek, The Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post. During the war in Bosnia, he worked as TV reporter for Bosnian television.