Reporter covering Russia and the republics of the former Soviet Union Education: Bryn Mawr College, MA in Russian language and literature; Brown University, AB in Russian studies
David Filipov was The Washington Post’s bureau chief in Moscow, focusing on Russia and the republics of the former Soviet Union. He left The Post in January 2018. He previously reported for the Boston Globe from Boston, Russia, Iraq and Afghanistan.
Honors & Awards:
Hal Boyle Award for international news reporting, Overseas Press Club, 1999
James Aronson Award for Social Justice Journalism (with Boston Globe team), 2003
Pulitzer Prize (as part of Boston Globe newsroom staff), breaking news, 2014