Topic: “Iraq”

Posted in Announcements

AP wins 3 Overseas Press Club awards

, by Lauren Easton

Reporting on the exodus of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar, the collapse of the Islamic State group in Mosul, Iraq, and human rights abuses in Yemen has earned AP journalists three prestigious awards from the Overseas Press Club of America.

Posted in Announcements

New global enterprise team is named

, by Lauren Easton

In a memo to staff on Monday, Vice President for Global Enterprise Marjorie Miller announced AP’s new global enterprise reporting team:

Posted in Behind the News

Vetting and coping with violent imagery

, by Erin Madigan White

From his base in London, International Social Media Editor Fergus Bell leads The Associated Press’ efforts to source and verify user-generated content so that the AP can publish that content across formats.

Posted in Behind the News

AP team interviews Iraq’s new prime minister

, by Erin Madigan White

The Associated Press is the first foreign media organization to interview Haider al-Abadi, who was officially named Iraq’s prime minister on Sept. 8.

Posted in Announcements

Is it ISIL or ISIS in Iraq?

, by Tom Kent

How best to refer to the al-Qaida splinter group leading Sunni militants in Iraq? ISIL or ISIS?