Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson International correspondent Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson is based in Berlin and covers Central Europe for NPR. Her reports can be heard on NPR's award-winning programs including Morning Edition and All Things Considered.
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Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson is a NPR foreign correspondent based in Cairo.

Afghan Rapper Blends Traditional Tunes, Poetry

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Afghan Shias Return from Iran

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Senior Taliban Commander Dies in Afghanistan

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Female Governor Fights Lonely Battle in Afghanistan

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Demand Increases for Women to Join Afghan Police

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Taliban Favors Chinese-Built Honda Motorcycles

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Afghan City Paralyzed by Threat of Taliban

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Afghan Opium Business Defies U.S.-Led Attacks

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Afghans Struggle to Rebuild National Museum

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Iraqi PM Asks International Community for Help

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