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A Reporter Translates Middle East Customs

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A Reporter Translates Middle East Customs

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In his years covering the Middle East for The New York Times, Neil MacFarquhar spent time observing many of the customs. He describes some of them in his new book, The Media Relations Department of Hizbollah Wishes You a Happy Birthday. He talks about his book with Steve Inskeep.

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Unexpected Encounters in the Changing Middle East

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