Karoun Demirjian

Karoun Demirjian


Reporter, globetrotter, language collector, part-time musician. Pentagon @WaPo, fmr Congress & foreign crspdnt, @GUPolitics & coauthor of UNCHECKED (link below)

My signing hand is about to get very, very tired. ✍️📚 (Don’t worry! You can still get a copy of UNCHECKED for yourself, on sale now at your favorite book seller!)

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Taping a segment on UNCHECKED with @mehdirhasan ⁩ — if Reuben the cat lets me! 😸📚📺

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For some reason my face is on the poster twice! But never fear, @rachaelmbade  will be there too!

Coming up in one hour! @rachaelmbade ⁩ & I will speak about congressional oversight and the upcoming midterms at Harvard’s @Kennedy_School ⁩ @ShorensteinCtr ⁩, just two weeks after the publication of our impeachment book, UNCHECKED

UNCHECKED, right in front at the ⁦ @harvardcoop ⁩ — don’t miss our chat here at 6pm today!

Remember when Congress was going to fix Daylight Savings? @ddiamond  has an investigation into why lawmakers hit the snooze button on that

Get excited for today’s discussion session @GUPolitics  — with special guest John Kirby!

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CA HEY CANADA! CA I’ll be on the @CBC  talking about the US midterms alllll night. Tune in to @CBCTheNationalTheNational  coverage starting at 8pm! (And sorry about the placeholder flag photo! Did my makeup on the plane and am racing to set!)

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I should have brought my Canada mug :) US midterms night in Toronto@CBCNews ⁩

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I was going to make a salad. 🥗 🐱

AG Barr is objecting to a key IG finding that was legit for the FBI to open its Trump probe based on what George Papadopoulos said about Russians having Clinton’s emails. The unorthodox split is bound to fuel partisan battles next week... w @DevlinBarrett 

Few people thought Laura Cooper would be a bombshell witnesses, but her timeline -- that she says staffers alerted her to after her deposition transcript came out -- means Ukrainians knew about aid situation on day of Trump-Zelensky call. Undercuts big GOP defense they didn't.

If the United States did this at a similar scale to domestic population, it would mean taking in over 170,000 Afghan refugees.

Everybody's favorite late fox apparently tested positive for rabies. A few thoughts about animal bites, from someone (me) who had to get the full round of rabies shots a couple months ago, based on the things I learned from my four trips to the ER... (1/7)

Standing ovation from audience after Yovanovitch hearing is gaveled out

First thought: If you have been bitten by an animal, do not hem and haw about getting a rabies shot. Get it. Because by the time you start to show symptoms of rabies, you are almost certainly on your way to death. There is no cure for rabies. (2/7)

Children as young as four working in brick kilns in Afghanistan. A quarter of a country's children robbed of health, education, and their childhood. In pictures. Via @AP 

Schiff gives the GOP Hale, Morrison and Volker from their list — and Sondland is now in the mix too. So that’s a total of 11 witness (of 15 that testified behind closed doors) who will speak in public hearings as part of the impeachment process

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