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David Rohde

David Rohde: New York Times Reporter Who Escaped From The Taliban

WBZTV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Rohde was abducted Nov. 10, 2008 along with an Afghan reporter colleague and a driver south of the Afghan capital, Kabul. He had been traveling throug...

David Rohde's Escape From Taliban: Taking Advantage Of Weary Guards, Using A Rope

New York Times | ADAM B. ELLICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

KABUL, Afghanistan An Afghan journalist who was held captive by the Taliban for more than seven months along with a New York Times reporter revealed d...

Why We Joined the Media Blackout on Kidnapping of NYT Reporter

Greg Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Greg Mitchell

In the months after we found out about the kidnapping, I witnessed the most amazing press blackout on a major event that I have ever seen. I wonder how strongly this non-reporting will be criticized in the weeks to come.