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Senior Correspondent, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty
Brian Whitmore is a Senior Correspondent for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, covering primarily Russia and the South Caucasus. Prior to joining RFE/RL, he worked for six years as a stringer for the Boston Globe, writing extensively from Russia, Central Europe and the Balkans. He also worked as a political correspondent for the English-language Moscow Times and its sister publication the St. Petersburg Times. Mr. Whitmore's work as a freelance journalist has appeared in Newsweek and the Nation. Brian Whitmore co-authors the blog The Power Vertical with RFE/RL staffer Robert Coalson.