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Dr. Khaled M. Batarfi
Dr. Khaled M. Batarfi

Dr. Khaled M. Batarfi is a Saudi journalist and writer based in Jeddah. He can be reached at kbatarfi@gmail.com. Follow him at Twitter: @kbatarfi

COLUMNISTS
Dr. Khaled M. Batarfi
Dr. Khaled M. Batarfi

Dr. Khaled M. Batarfi is a Saudi journalist and writer based in Jeddah. He can be reached at kbatarfi@gmail.com. Follow him at Twitter: @kbatarfi

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