May Jeong

May Jeong is a reporting fellow at Type Investigations, and an award-winning magazine writer. She is best known for her months-long investigation in to the MSF hospital bombing in Kunduz, Afghanistan for The Intercept. This won her the 2017  South Asian Journalists Association’s Daniel Pearl Award for Outstanding Report on South Asia, as well as the Prix Bayeux Calvados Award for War Correspondents in the Young Reporter category.

Her reporting from Afghanistan has also been shortlisted for the Kurt Schork Awards and the Livingston Awards.

Recent Work


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