Freelance profile

Elaine Cobbe

International correspondent with more than 20 years experience. Elaine Cobbe has covered most of the major international stories of the past two decades, including the invasion of Iraq and aftermath; terrorist attacks in London, Madrid and Paris; war in Kosovo; death of Princess Diana; Rwandan genocide and the Northern Ireland peace deal; overseas visits by both Presidents Clinton and Bush: to Russia, Spain, Ireland, France; elections in France, Ireland and Spain; Middle East and NI peace talks. Coverage has also included the Cannes Film Festival; Tour de France; Paris Air Show; wine harvesting and interviews with top chefs.

Contact details:

Town: Paris
Country: France


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ReporterRates: Reporter
BroadcasterRates: Broadcasting
Feature writerRates: Print media
Book writerRates: Print media - writing books
TrainerRates: Teaching/training
ColumnistRates: Print media
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  • Foreign affairs and overseas
  • Current affairs
  • Environment and conservation
  • Politics
  • Travel/tourism
  • Food and drink
  • Film and theatre
  • Social Sciences

Major clients:

  • CBS News
  • RTE
  • Irish Independent

Profile last updated: 2008-08-30 17:01:42