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LONDON - The BBC's Middle East editor, Jeremy Bowen, missed the beginning of the Arab uprising at the start of 2011. As thousands gathered in the streets of Tunisia, forcing the then-unprecedented departure of an Arab dictator, he was in The Hague, testifying at the war crimes trial of former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic, whom he had seen up close during the siege of Sarajevo in the early 1990s. For...