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Ingrid Formanek (USA)

CNN International Executive Producer

„The war in Iraq was being termed as a video game. Cold and distant. It doesn’t let you see the human cost.“


In over three decades with CNN, she has been involved in some of the most significant news stories around the globe, and has received worldwide acclaim for her work. Ingrid Formanek is the network’s most senior roving international producer for major news events. Despite reporting from war zones, she never felt at risk.

  Born in Czechoslovakia, Ingrid immigrated to the United States in 1968 with her parents. She was a teen fan of Voice of America and had a dream of becoming a journalist, which only came More…

Meet Ingrid Formanek (USA)

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