Risa Simon interviewed by Lilith Magazine

Our Woman in Kabul

Risa Simon, Lt. Commander in the U.S. Navy, fluent in Hebrew and Arabic, is an intelligence officer now serving in Kabul, Afghanistan. She’s also, as it happens, a Lilith subscriber. On one of her rare leaves in the States, just before her 39th birthday last month, she visited the Lilith office with her husband. (They met on JDate after he saw a picture of her on top of Mt. Fuji.)

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