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Paul Cochrane

I am available for comment on radio or TV, or coverage of developments in Qatar, having covered the country for a decade. See below for articles focused on Qatar. Business and energy, terrorist financing, money laundering, compliance as well as political-economy are particular specialisms.

Paul Cochrane is a freelance journalist based in Beirut, Lebanon, where he has lived since 2002. 
He has written for over 80 publications worldwide, covering business, media, politics and culture in the Middle East, East Africa and the Indian subcontinent. He has a particular specialism in compliance, financial crime, AML and CFT. He is also a media commentator, and has appeared on Canada's CTV, Press TV, Etejah TV, Future TV, Al Manar, Sahar TV and South Korea's TBS eFHM radio.
He was educated in Britain and the USA, and has a MA in Middle Eastern Studies from the American University in Beirut (AUB).

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