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Jean-Pierre Filiu


Jean-Pierre Filiu is a professor of Middle East studies at Sciences Po in Paris. His diplomatic career included service as an advisor to the French prime minister, defense minister, and interior minister and as deputy chief of mission in Syria and Tunisia, among numerous other posts. His most recent book, I Write You from Aleppo (in French), details his experiences in that city in 2013.

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