The Independent has appointed David Harding as international editor. David was previously the Qatar bureau chief at AFP and can be found tweeting @DM_Harding.
The Independent is also set to welcome Rupert Hawksley to the publication later this month. Rupert has been selected as the senior commissioning editor for the voices desk at the title. He will join from The i paper, where he is currently serving as the acting deputy arts editor. He can be found tweeting @ruhawksley.