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Julia Macfarlane

Producer and Reporter — BBC
As seen in: BBC
Covers:  syria, iraq & middle east, gaza, lebanon, world news, arab israeli conflict, israeli-palestinian conflict, middle east
Doesn't Cover: domestic

@BBCWorld journalist, formerly #BBCNewsTen @CNN. Reported in #Gaza #Lebanon #Indonesia. Both Scottish and Indonesian, therefore often confused. Views mine

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Broadcast and Video Journalist for BBC World News. Writing stories and making videos for the BBC, with a special focus on the Middle East. Recently reported in Gaza and Lebanon. Reporter for BBC World Service programmes. Formerly with CNN International.

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Jul 20, 2017

@oliverstarkk No! Ah that's heartbreaking - just read about how they were close. Been listening to LP all evening and so many memories coming back ☹️

Jul 20, 2017

RT @LilMissPopPunk: Linkin Park got me through a lot of hard times when I was younger. My thoughts are with his family, friends and fans. RIP Chester Bennington

Jul 20, 2017

RT @bookworm_radio: I think what hurts me the most about Chester Bennington's passing is just that Linkin Park did A LOT to help me cope w/ my mental illness.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Working as a field researcher for BBC News in the Beirut bureau, Lebanon. The best possible start with the best team.

How is social media changing news?

By giving journalists headaches and big bills

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Wolf Blitzer