Øystein Windstad is an investigative journalist and author. He has worked in Egypt from 2011 until 2019 and has also reported from Russia and Chechnya. Windstad has worked for Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation and has reported for Norwegian national newspapers such as Dagbladet. Windstad has a masters degree in documentary and investigative journalism. He is currently writing a book on Russia’s geopolitical interest in Chechnya.