Peter's Twitter Feed

  •  @BikoIntellect  Agree 100%. Also helps not being coached by AVB and Tim Sherwood. He was never going to be a Pochettino player, but still. 17 hours ago
  • Paulinho... how? 18 hours ago
  • NYT: Iran’s Holding of 2 Americans Is Illegal, U.N. Experts Find 19 hours ago
  • Reuters: U.N. peacekeepers pressed to do more with less as further cuts loom 24 hours ago
  • Reuters: Sudan's Bashir visits Darfur ahead of U.S. sanctions decision 1 day ago

Peter Tinti

Senior Research Fellow, Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime


Peter Tinti is a Senior Research Fellow at the Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime and independent journalist, focusing on conflict, human rights and organized crime. As part of his work for the Global Initiative, Tinti has written and contributed to several reports on organized crime in the Sahel, narcotics trafficking in Mali, and migrant smuggling networks in Africa, Asia, and Europe.

In addition to his work for the Global Initiative, Tinti’s writing and photography has appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Foreign Policy, and Vice, among other outlets. Tinti’s work covering the conflict in Mali earned him recognition by Action on Armed Violence, which included him on its list titled, “Top 100: The most influential journalists covering armed violence.

His forthcoming book on the smuggling networks behind Europe’s migration crisis, Migrant, Refugee; Smuggler, Savior, co-authored with Tuesday Reitano, will be published by Hurst Publishers in September 2016.