Michael Brissenden

Michael Brissenden has worked for the ABC for over thirty years. He has been a political journalist and foreign correspondent for the ABC since 1987. He has worked as a correspondent in Moscow, Brussels, and Washington. Michael covered many of the biggest international stories of the 1990s and early 2000s from all corners of the globe. He was the political editor for the 7.30 Report in Canberra from 2003 to 2009, the ABC’s Defence and National Security Correspondent, and most recently has worked as host of AM national radio program. A two-time Walkley Award winner, Michael has recently joined the ABC’S 4 Corners as a reporter.