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Video Journalist Reuters
Venus Wu is a video journalist with Reuters News Agency based in Hong Kong. For the past four years she has covered political and general news in the former British colony as it grapples with issues related to democracy. In her current post, Wu films a range of political and general news stories in Hong Kong, from mass protests to fake iPhones. Conservation is also a top theme in her coverage.
Wu attended Cornell University and cut her teeth on journalism at its student newspaper, the Cornell Daily Sun.