Reporter bio

Kate Woodsome

Kate has been covering international news for more than a decade, living and working in Cuba, Nicaragua, Cambodia and Hong Kong. Before joining VOA, she wrote and edited for Jakarta-based Asia Calling, American Public Media's Marketplace, JP Morgan Chase, the World Bank and others. She's now tracking U.S. immigration and the human condition from VOA's Washington headquarters but is always hungry to return to the field. Follow her on twitter @kwoodsome.
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Feature Story

FILE - Migrants wait to disembark from the Italian Navy Ship "Grecale" at Pozzallo harbour, Sicily, May 13, 2014.

Reports of Mass Murder on Mediterranean Smuggler’s Boat

Boat sailed from Libya with 750 migrants aboard and arrived in Italy with 569 More