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NPR's International Desk Expands East

Chief International Editor William Dobson announces the NPR International Desk's expansion in Asia.
Source: Stephen Voss

In a note to staff today, Chief International Editor William Dobson announced the NPR International Desk's expansion in Asia.

Everyone,

I am thrilled to announce that NPR's International Desk is expanding in Asia.

has already circumnavigated the globe for NPR. Before being posted to New Delhi,

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