Stories from Other Places

Jim Rupert in Hajigak, Afghanistan, December 2001

My name is Jim Rupert. I’m an American foreign correspondent, now in Washington after eight years in South Asia. (The picture at the top of the page is from the Kunar Valley of Afghanistan, one of the countries I’ve covered often over the years.)

I got hooked on living and working abroad when I served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Morocco in 1980-82.  In the roughly 30 years since, I’ve lived in South and Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Africa and the Middle East. On these pages, I’m gathering some of the stories I’ve found.


One response to “Stories from Other Places

  1. Traci Minton

    Thank you for starting this blog. I really enjoy your writing, your insight, and your perspective. Please add me to the list to be notified when your blog is updated. May you and yours be blessed, Traci

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