Abdul Sattar is an Islamabad-based Pakistani journalist having 22 years of experience in print and electronic media. He has worked for Dawn, Karachi, as a sub-editor, The News, Karachi, as a sub-editor, Nation & Kashmir Post, London, as an assistant editor, Unity Channel, London, as an anchor, Dawn News, English TV channel, Karachi, as a political reporter, Samaa TV, Karachi, as a senior reporter and Voice of Germany (DW Radio), Bonn, as a trainee editor. In addition to that he contributed over 500 reports, interviews and articles to The News on Sunday, Lahore, The Nation on Sunday, Lahore, The Asian Age, New Delhi and The Star, Dhaka, as a freelance journalist. He also worked for New York Times and The Guardian as fixer. He is the author of two books—one is in Urdu and another in English.