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An international correspondent, based in CNN‘s London bureau. She has played a key role in reporting on terror attacks across Europe, in Paris, Brussels and Berlin. She reported exclusively on how ISIS recruited children. Erin McLaughlin regularly reports from Brussels, she has covered a range of stories in the UK and Europe, including Brexit, the trial of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito and the Conclave of Pope Francis, with whom she also travelled on his visit to South Korea.
Erin has extensive experience reporting from Jerusalem and was on the ground to cover the wave of violence that gripped the city and the West Bank in 2015. She also reported from Moscow for Minsk II, and from Ukraine during the build up to its elections, which saw Petro Poroshenko named president.
Prior to becoming a full time correspondent, she worked on many high profile stories as a producer. She was part of the Emmy-nominated team for CNN‘s coverage of the Detroit attempted terror attack in 2009, and produced coverage of stories as diverse as the Anders Breivik trial in Norway, the European Union‘s Greek bailout, the 2011 London Riots, and the trial of Saddam Hussein. She also helped coordinate CNN‘s coverage of the wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, William and Catherine.