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Eric Willemsen

Eric Willemsen (1970) is a Dutch freelance journalist, based in Vienna since 2005. He covers sports, media and general news in Austria for online, print and broadcast outlets. Eric, who holds degrees in Journalism and Communication Sciences, is reporting in English, Dutch, and German.
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Talking to PRI's The World (BBC) about the aftermath of the avalanche tragedy in the Austrian Alps involving the U.S. ski team. (2015)



Talking to ESPN about an avalanche tragedy in the Austrian Alps killing two members of the U.S. ski team. (2015)



Talking to Nick Ferrari on Leading British Conversation (LBC) about women being sexually assaulted in Innsbruck on New Year's Eve. (2017)

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