Bob Woodruff

Bob Woodruff joined ABC News in 1996 and soon covered major stories across the country and the world, including the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, the affects of the Asian tsunami, the 2004 presidential campaign, and the nuclear shutdown with Iran and North Korea. After the September 11 attacks he was among the first westerners in Pakistan and was one of ABC’s leading foreign correspondents during the war in Afghanistan. In 2005 he was named co-anchor of ABC’s World News Tonight: Shortly after receiving his title, Woodruff was injured in Iraq in 2006