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Nadezhda Kevorkova

Nadezhda Kevorkova

Nadezhda Kevorkova
Nadezhda Kevorkova has worked at RT since 2010, before which she was a special correspondent for ‘Novaya gazeta,’ ‘Nezavisimaya gazeta,’ and ‘Gazeta.’ Kevorkova has also worked extensively in Russian mass-media. As a war correspondent, she covered the Arab Spring, military and religious conflicts, and the anti-globalization movement. She has worked as a reporter in Egypt, Sudan, Palestine, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, Iran, Pakistan, Azerbaijan, Ukraine, Hungary, Greece, Turkey, Cuba, and in the republics of the North Caucasus, Tatarstan, and in the Far East. In 2001, after an invitation from US State Department, Kevorkova visited a number of states, including Alaska. As a correspondent of 'Gazeta' she reported from Indian settlements in the US. She covered the ‘Gaza Freedom Flotilla’ in 2008, 2010 and 2011; she also visited Gaza several times during the blockade. In 2010, Kevorkova was nominated for the ‘International Women of Courage’ award.
​‘Time to wake up and start doing something’: How refugees live in Donbass ​‘Time to wake up and start doing something’: How refugees live in Donbass
Over the past six months, the war has turned about 1 million people in Donbass into refugees, which is about a sixth of the entire population. Some went to other parts of Ukraine while others went to Russia. December 19, 2014 15:41
What brings prosperous Westerners to join E. Ukraine militias? What brings prosperous Westerners to join E. Ukraine militias?
There are two major hot zones in the modern world where foreigners have been siding with militias - Donbass and Syria. These people get different treatment from their home countries, depending on a particular state’s attitude toward these events. December 05, 2014 14:09
Erdogan undiscovered America of Columbus Erdogan undiscovered America of Columbus
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan shook the world when he said Muslims reached America 300 years before Columbus did. November 18, 2014 16:19
‘Donbass’ International Brigade ‘Donbass’ International Brigade
The strength and whereabouts of the International Brigade operating in east Ukraine is a secret. Yet it is possible to interview the unit’s ragtag troops. They have no single ideology or political affiliation. November 17, 2014 14:13
A Mormon in the Donbass militia: ‘A volunteer’s motivation beats that of a draftee’ A Mormon in the Donbass militia: ‘A volunteer’s motivation beats that of a draftee’
Sergey’s call sign is “Snow.” He was born in the Donbass. He’s a businessman, a Mormon and he’s happily married. He has been in the army for five months without getting any money. November 09, 2014 16:53
​Why do we know nothing about ISIS? ​Why do we know nothing about ISIS?
“Don’t you know that Isis was the name of an Egyptian goddess?” a colleague from Iraq recently wrote me. “Mind you, they never give things names for no reason in the West. Terror, death and fear – that is what we have to cope with day by day.” October 20, 2014 15:12
Russian wife of a Crimean Tatar hero Russian wife of a Crimean Tatar hero
“Do you want to talk to the Russian widow of our Crimean Tatar hero? You’ll hear the opinion of a Russian who knows our people, though her view is different,” a Crimean Tatar family offers. October 03, 2014 11:17
Homecoming: Crimean Tatars speak about living and voting on the peninsula Homecoming: Crimean Tatars speak about living and voting on the peninsula
The biggest question of the Sept. 14 local elections in Russia has been whether Crimean Tatars would vote. This has been the first time Crimea voted as a Russian territory. September 14, 2014 16:19
The City of Angels: 10 years after Beslan The City of Angels: 10 years after Beslan
This September marks 10 years since the tragedy of Beslan, North Ossetia – one of the cruelest hostage crises in history. September 01, 2014 07:07