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Melissa and James Robbins connected via Skype from Woodbury to Kuwait so James can watch his son's birth. Submitted photo

Skype to the rescue: Soldier father in Kuwait witnesses son's birth in Twin Cities


Once a week Melissa and James Robbins use Skype to ease up time away from each other while James works in Kuwait.

But the call on Friday, Nov. 2, was a little different.

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Riham Feshir
Riham Feshir has been a reporter/ photographer with the Woodbury Bulletin since 2011. She covers Woodbury City Hall, Washington County Board of Commissioners and business news around the city. Riham holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communication from the University of Minnesota. She previously worked for two other Forum Communications newspapers in Central Minnesota. Follow Riham on Twitter @RihamFeshir for the latest updates.
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