Murphy, Jarrett
May 2011
City Limits Magazine;May/Jun2011, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p8
The article reports that countries from the Middle East and North Africa experienced political convulsions ranging from peaceful protest to outright revolution in New York City. New York is home to at least 35,000 people from Egypt, Iran, Jordan, Syria or Yemen, according to the 2006-2009 American Community Survey. Diplomatic offices of these countries are all located within a few blocks of one another in the general vicinity of the United Nations.


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