Patrick Oliver Cockburn is an Irish journalist who has been a Middle East correspondent for 'The Independent'. He has also worked as a correspondent in Moscow and Washington and is a frequent contributor to the 'London Review of Books'. Wikipedia*
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Patrick Cockburn has six videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1990 Call-In as an Editor for the Middle East of the Independent, The (London). The year with the most videos was 2008 with two videos as a Correspondent for the Iraq of the Independent, The (London). The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 4,636 views per program. Most appearances with Peter Hitchens (2). Most common tag: Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10).