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Zed Tarar serves as Deputy Director of the London Media Hub where he manages the Department’s media engagement throughout South Asia. He also appears regularly on South Asian media as the Hub’s Urdu and Hindi-language spokesperson.

Before assuming his duties in London, Zed served at the Bureau of International Organization Affairs at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, DC.

Zed joined the U.S. Foreign Service in 2010 and has been posted to the U.A.E., Pakistan, and Italy. He studied International Relations at Boston University and speaks fluent Italian, Urdu, Hindi, and conversational Punjabi.

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