TITLE

A Dangerous Yet Still Necessary Assignment

AUTHOR(S)
Lamb, Christina
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Spring2007, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the author's experience about her escape from death while on assignment in Afghanistan as a "Sunday Times" foreign correspondent. She describes the Russian occupation of Afghanistan. She cites the challenges encountered by journalists while on assignment in Afghanistan. She reveals why reporting about the country has become depressing. INSET: 'Have you ever used a pistol?'.
ACCESSION #
24770597

 

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