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Christiane Amanpour
Christiane Amanpour

Born in 1958, Christiane Amanpour is one of the world's most respected journalists, covering some of the most dangerous conflicts and horrific events for CNN and CBS. She came to prominence in 1985 with her report on Iran, which earned her the Dupont Award and broadcast nightly from Bosnia and Iraq during their wars. Amanpour is also a highly respected interviewer, being called upon to int…

Date of Birth: January 12, 1958


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"I was really just the tea boy to begin with, or the equivalent thereof, but I quickly announced, innocently but very ambitiously, that I wanted to be, I was going to be, a foreign correspondent." Christiane Amanpour
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"Why have we given George W. Bush such an easy ride when-until now, that is-when actually his qualifications are questionable?" Christiane Amanpour
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"She is in custody and is getting no special treatment. She will go to the court on Thursday to enter a plea." Christiane Amanpour
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"I have always thought it morally unacceptable to kill stories, not to run stories, that people have risked their lives to get." Christiane Amanpour
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"It wasn't noisy and it wasn't with much resistance, but he stared them down and walked out with them on either side rather than rather than them handling him," Christiane Amanpour
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"It occurred to me that I have spent almost every working day of the past ten years living in a state of repressed fear." Christiane Amanpour
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"And I really believe good journalism is good business." Christiane Amanpour
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"European leaders are expected to disagree with Bush's olive branch." Christiane Amanpour
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"We in the press, by our power, can actually undermine leadership." Christiane Amanpour
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"If you have a child, I said, you have a responsibility at least to stay alive." Christiane Amanpour
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"We are the first eyes, the first ears, the first to tell a certain story because without us who? Without us who?," Christiane Amanpour
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"Defining Moments: Stories that Touched Our Lives." Christiane Amanpour
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"More times than I care to remember I have sympathized with too many of them assigned like myself, to some of the world's royal bad places." Christiane Amanpour
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"I was planning, I told everybody, to take him on the road with me. At the very least I fully expected to keep up my hectic pace, and my passion as a war correspondent." Christiane Amanpour
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"Yes, you are running businesses, and yes, we understand and accept that, but surely there must be a level beyond which profit from news is simply indecent." Christiane Amanpour
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"I still have many years left in me, if I still have a job, but that's what I'll tell my son when he's old enough to torture me with painful questions." Christiane Amanpour
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"But think how much more of a contribution we could make to this great society if we weren't so dependent on what I call those hocus-focus-pocus awful groups who tell us what people are not interested in." Christiane Amanpour
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"Mostly, as I said, a desire to do a bit of good, and the quaint notion that this is what we signed up for, this is the business that we have chosen." Christiane Amanpour
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"What Americans don't care much about is the piffle we put on TV these days, what they don't care about is boring, irrelevant, badly told stories, and what they really hate is the presumption that they're too stupid to know the difference." Christiane Amanpour
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"In Bosnia, little children shot in the head by a guy who thinks it's okay to aim his gun at a child." Christiane Amanpour
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"Our industry has invested so much money in technology that perhaps it's time to invest in talent, in people." Christiane Amanpour
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