Tamila Varshalomidze

Tamila Varshalomidze

Tamila Varshalomidze is a journalist with more than eight years of experience with top international news organisations.

She has been a member of Al Jazeera English's online team since January 2013.

Tamila was at the forefront of the web team's coverage of the Ukrainian uprising and the conflict that followed.

Tamila previously worked as a TV news producer for the Associated Press in London, UK.

She has a Master's degree in multimedia journalism from UK's Bournemouth University. 

Ukraine

'We need to change the system': Ukraine presidential runoff vote

Polls suggest comic is poised to secure landslide victory against Ukraine's incumbent leader in presidential runoff.

'We need to change the system': Ukraine presidential runoff vote

Ukraine

Profile: Volodymyr Zelensky

Ukrainians expected to turn Zelensky, a comedian who plays the president in a TV sitcom, into a real-life leader.

Profile: Volodymyr Zelensky

Europe

Ukraine media demands access to runoff frontrunner Zelensky

Open letter by 20 news outlets calls on presidential candidate to stop avoiding journalists ahead of runoff vote.

Ukraine media demands access to runoff frontrunner Zelensky

Ukraine

Ukraine election: Poroshenko attacks Zelensky before runoff

Incumbent president links political novice Volodymyr Zelensky's success in first round of polls to 'Kremlin agents'.

Ukraine election: Poroshenko attacks Zelensky before runoff

Ukraine

Zelensky to face Poroshenko in Ukraine runoff

Official results show Volodymyr Zelensky winning first round of Sunday's elections with 30.2 percent.

Zelensky to face Poroshenko in Ukraine runoff

Ukraine

Ukraine votes with comic poised to top presidential field

Ukrainians are choosing sixth president from 39 candidates, including incumbent leader, opposition leader and comic.

Ukraine votes with comic poised to top presidential field

Elections

Ukraine gears up to hold tight presidential election

Sunday's poll will test the incumbent president for the first time since he came to power on a revolutionary wave.

Ukraine gears up to hold tight presidential election

Ukraine

Ukrainian voters speak ahead of key presidential poll

Before Ukraine's presidential election on Sunday, voters speak to Al Jazeera about which way they will vote and why.

Ukrainian voters speak ahead of key presidential poll

Europe

Kharkiv's pro-Russian protesters still mistrustful of Kiev

Some in Kharkiv see Ukrainian government as 'illegitimate' and will not vote in Sunday's presidential elections.

Kharkiv's pro-Russian protesters still mistrustful of Kiev

Ukraine

Ukraine election: A unique village laments its historical divide

Milove village is a good visualisation of Ukraine's current situation - torn into two pieces by the weight of its past.

Ukraine election: A unique village laments its historical divide

Ukraine

Ukraine's Poroshenko for 'Normandy format' talks with Russia

Ukrainian leader says his country is ready to hold talks with Russia to de-escalate conflict in Kerch Strait.

Ukraine's Poroshenko for 'Normandy format' talks with Russia

Russia

Poroshenko: Over 80,000 Russian troops in and around Ukraine

Ukrainian leader warns of the Russian military build-up as he rallies for action after the first open attack by Moscow.

Poroshenko: Over 80,000 Russian troops in and around Ukraine