NPR recently welcomed Leila Fadel as its newest foreign correspondent. You can get to know her a little better in a profile from the July issue of Washingtonian magazine.
Robert Siegel opens NPR's first overseas bureau in London
Robert Siegel opens NPR's first overseas bureau in London NPR
In addition to Leila coming on board, there's even more news from the Foreign Desk. Gregory Warner will serve as NPR's East Africa correspondent based in Nairobi beginning later this year and NPR veteran Corey Flintoff, will be reporting from Moscow starting this summer.
And, to wrap up, here's a little fun fact: NPR opened its first foreign bureau in London in 1979, and Robert Seigel was there to see it happen.