Reporting on Korea for @starsandstripes. Former AP news editor in Baghdad, Cairo and Sweden. Knight-Wallace Fellow ’15. Fluent in Russian.

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I have been a correspondent and senior editor with more than 20 years of experience in some of the biggest stories in the Middle East, South Asia, Europe. That includes on-the-ground reports for The Associated Press from Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya and Egypt. I had the honor of doing a Knight-Wallac...

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Sep 23, 2017

RT @SinaZerbo: Comparison: 2nd Event (03:38 UTC mb 4.1 after #DPRK 6 Vs Today's Event 8:29 UTC mb 3.4 /Indication event natural &…

Sep 23, 2017

Recent reports say nuclear tests have taken toll on NKorea's Mt. Mantap at testing site. Could this quake be related or make it worse?

Sep 23, 2017

USGS reports magnitude 3.5 quake with 5 km depth near NKorea test site; says it can't confirm nature of event 

Sep 23, 2017

Blue House says SKorean agencies maintain it was natural not from explosion. But analysis ongoing so we'll see. 

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Reporter at an English-language newspaper in Moscow.

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