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Iona Craig
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Attended City University London
Lives in Sana'a
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This week an order was for the release of imprisoned Yemeni journalist Abdul-Elah Haidar Shaye. But the last time this happened, Barack Obama stepped in and Shaye remained in jail. Will the reporter now walk free? Iona Craig reports.
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A rare chance to speak freely about life in Yemen
AS US and British citizens are flown out of Yemen following fears of an al-Quaeda terrorist plot, former Cheltenham Ladies College student and freelance journalist Iona Craig speaks to Steven Impey...
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The most poignant thing about this for me is the 'flowers' are being aimed in the direction hip-shooting soldiers marched from on May 11, 2011. I witnessed scores of peaceful protesters being gunned down that night.
A copy of Banksy’s Flower Thrower — depicting a masked demonstrator throwing a bunch of flowers rather than a Molotov cocktail — adorns a wall in Sanaa, which on the night of May 11, 2011, was...
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Journalist
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  • The Times
    Yemen correspondent, present
  • Freelance journalist, present
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Sana'a
Previously
Churchtown, Co Cork - Ledbury - Thirsk - Sydney - Adelaide - Lambourn - Hungerford - Wantage - Shipton-under-Wychwood
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Freelance journalist and The Times Yemen correspondent. Once upon a time I trained racehorses.
Education
  • City University London
  • Cheltenham Ladies College
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