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Siberia Diary
      Dispatches

The Story So Far:
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  About the Journey: The Post's Robert G. Kaiser and Lucian Perkins spent the month of August 2001 on a 3,700 mile journey across Siberia, reporting almost daily on the people, culture and natural resources of Russia's most abundant region.
 
  Dear Diary: Readers helped write the Siberia Diary with regular questions and comments. Robert G. Kaiser responded to these contributions weekly. Follow the dialog as it unfolded on 8/8, 8/17, 8/25 and 9/3.
 
  Robert G. KaiserRobert G. Kaiser is associate editor of The Post and a former Moscow bureau chief. This is his second trip to Siberia.
  Robert G. KaiserLucian Perkins is a staff photographer for The Post. He shared the Pulitzer Prize in 2000 for coverage of the Kosovo conflict.  
Credits:
Editing by Jefferson Morley and Kate Schuler; Photo Editing by Tom Kennedy and Jane Menyawi;
Design by Brenda Roth, Brian Cordyack and Giovanni Calabro; Programming by Pierre Kattar
Coordination assistance provided by Liza Faktor in Siberia.