Sarah Birke

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Sarah Birke

I am the Tokyo Bureau Chief for The Economist. I am interested, and write about, everything from politics and business to social affairs. I was previously the newspaper's Middle East Bureau Chief. I have taken part in panel debates and phone-ins on numerous radio stations including the BBC and NPR. I have written pieces for other outlets including the New York Review of Books and London Review of Books.




Co-authored piece for MERIP on Syria's war.


Piece for the New York Review of Books on how jihadist groups changed the Syrian war.

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