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Amie Ferris-Rotman
Journalist. Formerly Moscow Correspondent. Ex-Foreign Policy, WSJ and Reuters in Kabul. Proud founder of
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Amie Ferris-Rotman 7h
More terrible news for the media’s survival in the age of coronavirus:
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Amie Ferris-Rotman 20h
Yes... just had one in NW London
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Amie Ferris-Rotman Apr 7
Interesting: For the first time since the late 19th century, we have a person with Jewish ancestry running the UK government. (And it comes just before Passover, too)
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Amie Ferris-Rotman Apr 3
Do it!
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Amie Ferris-Rotman Apr 3
The Dutch are giving away their flowers for free, from an industry that’s heavily hit. “Even the Dutch tradition of supplying flowers to the Vatican for the pope’s Easter public mass has been cancelled because of the spread of Covid-19”
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Leonid Ragozin Mar 30
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Catherine Belton Mar 29
Amidst all this, the Sunday Times mag is running a first bite of my book, Putin's People, out later in April with HarperCollins
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kate de pury Mar 29
AP's powerful photos of these amazing people - Italy's frontline hospital workers
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Amie Ferris-Rotman Mar 27
London’s had bright blue skies for ages now. And expected all next week. Can’t help but wonder if this is connected to the sharp reduction in pollution?
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Amie Ferris-Rotman Mar 27
For the last week, he has been in very small rooms with lots of journalists...
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Amie Ferris-Rotman Mar 26
Across the UK tonight, people clapped in gratitude for our health workers. This was my street in London just now.
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Amie Ferris-Rotman Mar 26
“In Italy the Vatican closed, and you see what happened there”. Icon-kissing continues in Russia, where the Church says the truly devout will not get sick. Unbelievably misguided and inconsiderate. by ⁦
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Amie Ferris-Rotman Mar 26
How Russians do quarantine: move the dacha indoors. Love it.
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Amie Ferris-Rotman Mar 24
Putin: ready to battle coronavirus.
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Amie Ferris-Rotman Mar 23
Replying to @ladyhaja
Don’t underestimate the power of emergency sex. Lockdowns and extreme boredom, when there is a dose of fear thrown in, can make humans hook up a lot more. At least that’s what happened in Kabul back when I covered Afghanistan
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Amie Ferris-Rotman Mar 23
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Amie Ferris-Rotman Mar 23
Replying to @BBCSteveR
Thanks. You too!
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Amie Ferris-Rotman Mar 23
Replying to @BBCSteveR
Even stranger to be here, living it. Surreal times
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Amie Ferris-Rotman Mar 23
Moscow’s mayor has just ordered those over 65 to stay at home from March 26. The Kremlin’s just said Putin, who’s 67, is exempt
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Amie Ferris-Rotman Mar 23
Just as gays were blamed for HIV/AIDS, the head of Ukraine’s Orthodox Church says LGBT marriages caused coronavirus.
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