Tuesday, 28 February 2017 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG
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Olivia Ward

Olivia Ward

Olivia Ward has covered conflicts, politics and human rights from the former Soviet Union to the Balkans, Northern Ireland, the Middle East and South Asia, winning both national and international awards. She has collaborated on two Emmy-winning films based on her work.

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Olivia Ward

Olivia Ward

Olivia Ward has covered conflicts, politics and human rights from the former Soviet Union to the Balkans, Northern Ireland, the Middle East and South Asia, winning both national and international awards. She has collaborated on two Emmy-winning films based on her work.