Jorge Agobian is a journalist based in Washington DC, born and raised in Venezuela. He is the White House Correspondent for the Voice of America’s Spanish branch. As one of the youngest Latino and first Venezuelans covering the beat permanently, his coverage of US foreign policy toward the Western Hemisphere has gained credit and notoriety in dozens of countries in the region.

TV & Radio

Jorge has reported live for roughly a hundred radio and television stations in more than 16 Latin American countries and the United States.

US Politics

His coverage is focused on foreign policy toward the Western Hemisphere and Latino-immigration issues. Previously, he covered Capitol Hill and the State Department.


Jorge is passionate about multimedia production. He writes, records and edits content in different formats.

“As international correspondents, our job is to provide a broad and contextualized view of what is happening”

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