Tamila Varshalomidze

Tamila Varshalomidze

Tamila Varshalomidze is a journalist with more than nine 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. 

Coronavirus pandemic

White House: CDC 'let country down' on testing - COVID-19 updates

Rebuttal comes after Centers for Disease Control was put under intense scrutiny for producing a faulty test for virus.

White House: CDC 'let country down' on testing - COVID-19 updates

Coronavirus pandemic

New lockdown in Iran after coronavirus spike: Live updates

County in southwestern Iran placed under lockdown after people failed to 'observe social distancing rules'.

New lockdown in Iran after coronavirus spike: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

US coronavirus death toll surpasses 65,000: Live updates

The United States has by far the world's largest number of confirmed coronavirus cases and deaths.

US coronavirus death toll surpasses 65,000: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

US coronavirus cases surpass 1 million: Live updates

A third of global infections reported in the US, where death toll exceeds 57,000 and recoveries stand at 114,000.

US coronavirus cases surpass 1 million: Live updates

Europe

Saakashvili: Georgia's ex-leader set to become Ukraine deputy PM

Analysts say Ukraine's Zelenskyy might come to regret hiring Saakashvili, who is known to be a temperamental politician.

Saakashvili: Georgia's ex-leader set to become Ukraine deputy PM

Coronavirus pandemic

Italy sees first fall of active coronavirus cases: Live updates

Italy's civil protection service says 108,237 people are either being treated in hospital or are recovering at home.

Italy sees first fall of active coronavirus cases: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

New York state virus death toll surpasses 10,000: Live updates

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says he believes 'the worst is over' as hospitalisations appear to plateau.

New York state virus death toll surpasses 10,000: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

Global coronavirus death toll exceeds 100,000: Live updates

UK and French death tolls jump by 980 and 987, respectively, as Italy extends weeks-long lockdown until May 3.

Global coronavirus death toll exceeds 100,000: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

Boris Johnson in intensive care over coronavirus: Live updates

UK's foreign minister steps in for Boris Johnson as prime minister's condition worsens after being admitted to hospital.

Boris Johnson in intensive care over coronavirus: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus cases top 1 million with 50,000 deaths: Live updates

Pandemic worsens in the United States and Europe as number of confirmed infections worldwide exceeds one million.

Coronavirus cases top 1 million with 50,000 deaths: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

Italy coronavirus death toll rises by 793 to 4,825: Live updates

The numbers include 546 new deaths in Italy's epicentre Lombardy region, as cities across the world are locked down.

Italy coronavirus death toll rises by 793 to 4,825: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

WHO: 'Test every suspected case' of COVID-19 - Live updates

WHO urges nations to ramp up testing to contain spread of coronavirus as more governments impose lockdown, stop travel.

WHO: 'Test every suspected case' of COVID-19 - Live updates