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Ben Wedeman

April 24th, 2018

CNN Wins Peabody Award for Coverage of Fall of ISIS in Iraq and Syria

CNN’s coverage of the fall of ISIS in Iraq and Syria has won a Peabody Award in the News category, […]

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July 21st, 2014

CNN Coverage: the downing of Malaysia Flight #17 in Ukraine and Gaza-Israel Crisis

Monday, July 21: CNN’s Chris Cuomo sits down with the rebel leader of the self-styled Donetsk People’s Republic Alexander Borodai […]

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March 3rd, 2014

Ben Wedeman in Crimea tells Anderson Cooper: “The Russians are very much in control”

Ben Wedeman is in Crimea where he describes life there with the “men in green.” They are the often-masked gunmen […]

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CNN’s Coverage: Ukraine

As tensions mount in Ukraine, CNN’s journalists continue to cover the crisis from around the world.  Anderson Cooper has traveled […]

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February 17th, 2014

CNN Inside Syria: Arwa Damon visits town formerly controlled by ISIS

CNN’s senior international correspondent Arwa Damon (@arwacnn) visits Addana, a town in northern Syria left scarred by the radical opposition […]

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