Sasha Ingber

Sasha Ingber

National Security Correspondent

Sasha Ingber is a national security correspondent located in the Scripps News Washington, D.C., bureau. Before joining Scripps News, she was a breaking news reporter at NPR, covering major national and international events including the Trump administration's denuclearization talks with North Korea, former special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe, the arrest of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, and the Hong Kong protests. Sasha has been a frequent contributor of articles and videos to National Geographic, and the associate editor of a Smithsonian culture and travel publication. A Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting grantee, her work has also appeared in The Washington Post Magazine, The Atlantic, ESPN, and other publications. In 2016, she co-founded Music in Exile [], a multimedia nonprofit organization that documents the music and stories of refugees. Her trips to Iraq and Bangladesh have led to collaborations with the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum and the International Committee of the Red Cross -- as well as media appearances on major radio shows and panel moderation for the Kennedy Center. Before starting a career in journalism, she worked at the U.S. State Department, monitoring and debunking Russian disinformation. She holds a Master's degree in writing from Johns Hopkins University and a Bachelor's degree in radio, film, and television from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Recent Work
The Second Largest Minority
Library of CongressU.S.

The History Of LGBTQ Officers In The U.S. Intelligence Community

Chinese President Xi Jinping
Ng Han Guan / APWorld

Former U.S. Officials Offer A Look Inside China's Intel Community

Flowers and candles are placed around crosses at a memorial outside Robb Elementary School
Jae C. Hong / APU.S.

Questions Around Law Enforcement Actions In Uvalde Shooting Probe

Damaged buildings in Ukraine
Francisco Seco / APWorld

War In Ukraine Wages On 3 Months Later

A Russian scientist

President Biden Hopes To Draw Scientists Fleeing Russia To The U.S.

Taliban fighters stand guard at a checkpoint near the U.S. embassy in Afghanistan
Ebrahim Noroozi / APU.S.

Exclusive: Watchdog Says U.S. Lost Track Of Weapons And Afghan Forces

Sen. Mark Warner
J. Scott Applewhite / APWorld

Sen. Mark Warner Concerned About U.S. Intel Leaks Regarding Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin
Mikhail Metzel / Sputnik / Kremlin Pool / APWorld

New Questions About Russia's Endgame After No Victory Day Declaration

Former Acting Under Secretary for the Office of Intelligence & Analysis at the Department of Homeland Security, Brian Murphy

Whistleblower Discusses DHS Official Altering Russia Intel Report

A metallurgical plant is seen on the outskirts of the city of Mariupol, Ukraine
Sergei Grits / APU.S.

The 'Mozart Group' Hopes To Save Ukrainians Trapped In A Steel Plant

A man waves the Ukrainian and Polish flag during a demonstration
Czarek Sokolowski / APWorld

Polish Official: Expelled Russian Spies Targeted Ukrainian Refugees

Ukrainian soldiers walk on a destroyed bridge
Emilio Morenatti / APWorld

Zelenskyy Persuades A Vast Array Of Countries To Send Aid To Ukraine

Defense Intelligence Agency Director Gen. Robert Ashley
Jose Luis Magana / APWorld

Former Intel Leader: New Russian Commander Must Prove Himself Quickly

A Ukrainian serviceman walks amid destroyed Russian tanks in Bucha.
Felipe Dana / APWorld

Mobile Crematoriums, Filtration Camps Among Russian War Crime Claims

Workers carry bodies of people found dead to a cemetery in Bucha.
Felipe Dana / APWorld

Zelenskyy Urges U.N. Council To Oust Russia After Bucha Images

People stand next to a mass grave in Bucha.
Rodrigo Abd / APWorld

Extent Of Civilian Casualties In Ukraine Brought To Light

Russian president Vladimir Putin
Mikhail Klimentyev / Sputnik / APWorld

1,000 Fighters From Putin's 'Shadow Army,' Wagner Group, Enter Ukraine

U.S. Army veteran Adrian Bonenberger and Ukrainian journalist Iryna Solomko
Iryna SolomkoWorld

Couple Travels To Ukraine To Save Family, Help War Effort

A soldier stands on a bridge.
Rodrigo Abd / APWorld

Ukraine Regains Some Territory From Russians As Attacks Continue

Chechnya's regional leader Ramzan Kadyrov
Musa Sadulayev / APWorld

Who Is Chechen Warlord Ramzan Kadyrov?

President Biden meets with China's President Xi Jinping
The White House / APWorld

Don't Help Russia's Invasion, Pres. Biden Tells China's Xi

Firefighters try to put out a fire in Kharkiv, Ukraine

Experts Say It's Too Soon To Call The War In Ukraine A 'Genocide'

Police use tear gas against Ukrainian residents.
Efrem Lukatsky / APWorld

U.S. Warns Russia May Use Chemical Or Biological Weapons In Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin
Andrei Gorshkov / Sputnik / Kremlin Pool / APPolitics

Intelligence Leaders Discuss Putin's State Of Mind As War Continues

The remnants of a destroyed building in Kharkiv, Ukraine

Russia's Use Of Cluster Bombs In Ukraine Is Sparking Global Outrage

Ukrainian National Guard forces exercise as they simulate a crisis situation near the Chernobyl Power Plant.
Mykola Tymchenko / APWorld

Ukraine's Nuclear Power Plants Are Under Attack

Russian and Ukrainian officials engage in peace talks.
Sergei Kholodilin / APWorld

Peace Talks Stall As Russia Maintains List Of Demands

Ukrainian soldiers
Evgeniy Maloletka / APWorld

Ukraine's President Orders Full Military Mobilization

The Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline in Germany
Michael Sohn / APWorld

Germany Halts Russia's Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

White House national security advisor Jake Sullivan
Manuel Balce Ceneta / APPolitics

Letter To United Nations Claims Russia Is Compiling Ukrainian Hit List