Reuters bureau chief in Pakistan/Afghanistan dies
Khan and Yusfzai write, “Maria Golovnina was 34. The news agency said the Islamabad-based journalist lost consciousness in her office and was rushed to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.
“‘Maria was a superb journalist with a long and varied career at Reuters,’ the news agency said in a statement. ‘Her talents, energy and can-do spirit will be sorely missed.’
“Golovnina had served as Reuters’ bureau chief for Afghanistan and Pakistan since 2013. Prior to that posting, the Russian national worked in London, Singapore, Moscow, Afghanistan and Iraq.”
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