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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 @StAEnglish. 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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@juliamacfarlane — 56,813 followers, 60,325 tweets

Aug 17, 2017

RT @estwebber: Did I get the A-level results I wanted? No Did I go on to achieve everything I dreamed of despite that? Again no

Aug 16, 2017

RT @jaketapper: 3/ a photojournalist with the Richmond CBS station also was assaulted while filming a counterprotest.  https://twitter.com/cbs6/status/896941568623509506 

Aug 16, 2017

RT @jaketapper: At least two journalists in Charlottesville were assaulted by people protesting the Klan/Nazi/alt-right rally. Tayl…

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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