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Marie Colvin: Jeremy Bowen pays tribute

The BBC's Middle East editor reflects on the life of Marie Colvin who was killed during an attack in Homs in Syria.

Marie Colvin was a distinguished foreign correspondent for the Sunday Times. She was originally from New York State in the US but had been based in London for many years.

Jeremy Bowen said she was "devoted to reporting the news, to shining a light into the world's darkest corners".

Speaking in this news package are Editor of the Sunday Times John Witherow, Rosemary Colvin and Christiane Amanpour from ABC News.