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Covering the Syrian conflict: How Middle East reporters deal with challenging situations

Abstract:

Reporters covering the Middle East are often confronted with situations where information is notoriously hard to verify and where confrontations with witnesses’ harsh realities can be extraordinarily intense. How does one deal with claims that there are no chemical weapons in Syria, for instance, if no foreign visitors are allowed to enter the neighbourhoods where the attacks allegedly took place? And how far does one go in adopting or contextualizing the story of a crying little girl blaming...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1177/1750635216648051

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
International Development
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Author
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Journal:
Media, War and Conflict More from this journal
Volume:
9
Issue:
3
Pages:
306-324
Publication date:
2016-05-24
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EISSN:
1750-6360
ISSN:
1750-6352
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pubs:1002869
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uuid:faadfa7e-4144-4337-9c96-9460417c1158
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pubs:1002869
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1002869
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2019-06-11

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