Orietta Moscatelli

Head of Foreign Affairs and New Europe Department, Askanews multimedia agency  

Previous positions: correspondent in Moscow for the Italian daily Il Messaggero (1990–1995); Special correspondent, coordinator, Analysis programme, Euronews – Great Britain, France (1997–2001); Diplomatic correspondent, Apcom News Agency (2001–2005); Head, New Europe desk, TM-News press agency.

Research interests: Russia and the Caucasus; Russia and Ukraine; geopolitics.

Selected publications: Chechnya, the words to understand; Ukraine, anatomy of an earthquake; essays about Russia and former USSR for geo-political magazine Limes.