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Caroline Hawley is a BBC News Special Correspondent.

Prior to this, she was based in Iraq following the second Gulf War and later undertook a brief spell in Jerusalem.

Caroline joined the BBC in 1994 as a newsroom journalist for the BBC World Service, before becoming a West Asia and then Africa reporter. She has also worked across the Middle East.

She spent three months in Iraq in the lead-up to the war, before being expelled by the former regime in late 2002. She returned to Baghdad in time to report on the fall of Saddam Hussein’s hometown Tikrit.

Name? CAROLINE HAWLEY Age? 39 Where are you from? UK, BUT BORN IN NIGERIA How did you get started in broadcasting? IN BBC WORLD SERVICE RADIO. When was that? 1995. A BIT LATE IN THE DAY — I WAS WORKING IN PRINT JOURNALISM BEFORE Why…

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