Ivan Watson ,Bio, Wiki, Age , Height , Family, Salary , Net worth, CNN, Hong Kong.

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Ivan Watson Biography | Wikipedia

Ivan Watson is a senior international correspondent for CNN based out of Hong Kong In his career earlier before he was a  producer based in Russia at CNN and also a reporter for NPR where he reported in the year 2000 at NPR. He has covered civil unrest in Egypt and also conflicts in West Africa. In 2001 he covered Afghanistan for five years and was based out of Istanbul, in Turkey, and later was detained for 30 mins during a protest in Turkey. He has also covered the war in Ukraine and was among four CNN reporters who appeared on the Charlie Rose show to discuss the war in Syria.

Ivan Watson Age | Birthday

Ivan was born in Atlanta, Georgia in the year 1975 on November 25th, He is 45 years as of 2021, Watson celebrates his birthday on November 25th, of every year.

Ivan Watson Height | Body measurements

Ivan stands at an average height of approximately  5feet 7inches, information about his other body measurements is still under review and will be updated as soon as possible.

Ivan Watson Nationality | Ethnicity

Watson is an American by Nationality and White by Ethnicity.

Ivan Watson Net worth

Ivan has accumulated his wealth from his successful career as a journalist. He has an estimated net worth of $1million.

Ivan Watson Salary

Watson has an approximate salary of $ 93,050 to $ 199,748 a year from being a correspondent of CNN.

Ivan Watson Education

Ivan went to school and graduated from Brown University with a degree in International Relations.

Ivan Watson Family

Ivan came from a family of three children Him being the older followed by his younger brother and sister. Details regarding his parents have not yet been revealed but it’s still under review and will be updated as soon as possible.

Ivan Watson  Marriage | Wife

Watson married Rana Wehbe Watson,  in the year 2020 on May 8th, He proposed to her in New York City in the year 2019 on December 21st, She grew up in Beirut in a civil war later on she lost her father in the conflict of civil war. The ceremony was intimate and took place at their local registry by so they proved that their love can conquer any pandemic, it was a moment they eagerly waited for since their engagement and they were not aware that the COVID 19 outbreak would ruin any plans for they had for a big wedding ceremony.

Ivan Watson CNN

Watson is a CNN senior international correspondent based in Hong Kong. He was then based in Istanbul and  Turkey as a CNN correspondent during summers in the year 2014 after five years. Ivan then moved to the city in the year 2014 in order to focus on reporting from the Asian Pacific region,  Recently he covered Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution pro-democracy movement. In the Philippines Ivan reported on the struggle and devastation he was going through for survival after Typhoon Haiyan in the year 2013.

He was also a part of CNN’s award-winning team of reporters who landed in the earthquake-shattered capital of Port-au-Prince in Haiti in the year 2010. Before joining CNN he worked at NPR, where he spent around eight years reporting on major stories in the Middle East, Central Asia, and West Africa. He also made multiple trips into rebel-controlled parts of Syria He also reported on the ethnic and sectarian cleansing of thousands of minority Christians and when he was in Turkey he documented the surge of refugees across the border.

Ivan Watson hong kong

Watson is based at the network’s Asian-Pacific headquarter in Hong Kong for being an award-winning senior international correspondent for CNN. He was awarded content Asia Awards as the best current Affair  Programme for his documentary “Borneo is Burning” in the year 2020.