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David Stephenson Rohde

David Stephenson Rohde, American investigative journalist.

Background

  • Rohde, David Stephenson was born on August 7, 1967 in Maine, United States.

  • Education

    • Attended, Bates College, Lewiston, Maine. Bachelor in History, Brown University, Providence, 1990.

    Career

    • Production secretary ABC News, 1990. Freelance journalist Washington Report/New York Times, 1991—1992. Suburban correspondent Philadelphia Inquirer, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 1993—1994.

      Feature writer, editor, roving National news correspondent Christian Science Monitor, 1993—1994, Eastern Europe correspondent Zagreb, Croatia, 1994—1996. Reporter New York Times, 1996—2002, co-chief South Asia bureau New Delhi, 2002—2005, investigative news reporter, since 2005.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include recognition as the first Western journalist to travel into Bosnian Serb territory to search for evidence of mass graves detained by Serb authorities, prompting 10 days imprisonment in harsh conditions while being interrogated relentlessly and accused of being a spy for Muslims in Bosnia. Managing to escape in June 2009 after seven months in captivity after his abduction outside Kabul, Afghanistan by members of the Taliban.

    Works

    Connections

    • Married Kristen Mulvihill, 2008.
    David Stephenson Rohde
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    Born August 7, 1967
    (age 50)
    • 1990
      Brown University
    • 1990
      Production secretary, American Broadcasting Company News
    • 1991 - 1992
      freelance journalist Washington Report/New York Times
    • 1993 - 1994
      suburban correspondent Philadelphia Inquirer
      Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1993 - 1994
      feature writer
    • 1994 - 1996
      feature writer
      Croatia
    • 1996 - 2002
      reporter New York Times
    • 2002 - 2005
      reporter New York Times
    • 2005
      reporter New York Times
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