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Akbar Shahid Ahmed

Foreign Affairs Reporter, The Huffington Post

Akbar Shahid Ahmed is a foreign affairs reporter at the Washington, D.C., bureau of The Huffington Post. A Yale University grad who grew up in Pakistan, Akbar has previously written for the Yale Daily News, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Generation Progress and, in Pakistan, Newsline magazine, DAWN and The STAR. He can be reached at and @AkbarSAhmed.