Deborah Amos Deborah Amos covers the Middle East for NPR News. Her reports can be heard on NPR's award-winning Morning Edition, All Things Considered and Weekend Edition.

Medical Plane Avoids Collision Over Haiti

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Poll: Blacks Optimistic About Their Future

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White House Plans More Economic Stimulus

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Adilla Finchaan, 50, checks her drought-stricken land in Latifiyah, about 20 miles south of Baghdad, in this photo taken in July 2009. Below-average rainfall and insufficient water in the Euphrates and Tigris rivers — something the Iraqis have blamed on upstream dams in Turkey and Syria — have left Iraq bone-dry for a second straight year. Hadi Mizban/AP hide caption

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Mideast Water Crisis Brings Misery, Uncertainty

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Iranian Agents Track Dissidents Who Fled To Turkey

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Workers Polish Cairo Ahead Of Obama's Visit

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Obama To Visit Cairo, A Center Of Islamic Learning

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Iraqi Translator, U.S. Soldier Reunited In U.S.

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Internal Inquiry: Justice Dept. Officials Broke Law

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Jury Sees Video Of Al-Qaida Suspect's Interrogation

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Financial Stocks Lift Despite Bad Earnings

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After Meetings In Iraq, Obama Travels To Jordan

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Cutting Energy Costs: Little Consensus In Congress

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Deborah Amos talks with Jim Zarroli on 'Morning Edition'

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New Violence in Lebanon Resembles Civil War Days

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