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Middle East Attracts Workers from India

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Middle East Attracts Workers from India

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Middle East Attracts Workers from India

Middle East Attracts Workers from India

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In the past few years, unemployed workers from developing nations have traveled to the Middle East to find jobs and higher wages. NPR's Philip Reeves visited a northern Indian village to speak to one job-seeker, who worked for a transport company in Iraq and ended up being kidnapped.