Author Archives: ADAM SCHRECK

{FD} Qatar’s ruler voices willingness to talk to solve Arab rift

Qatar’s ruling emir said on Friday that his embattled Gulf nation remains open to dialogue with four Arab countries that have isolated it, but that any resolution to the crisis must respect his country’s sovereignty. Continue reading

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{FD} AP Analysis: Rouhani’s hardest challenge may be Iran’s hopes

For Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, winning re-election may have been the easy part. Continue reading

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{FD} As Iran picks a president, 2 voters, very different views

All eyes in Iran’s presidential vote on Friday are on the two clerics leading the race: incumbent moderate President Hassan Rouhani and his hard-line challenger, Ebrahim Raisi. Continue reading

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{FD} Rouhani looks to beat hard-liner as Iran prepares to vote

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani staked his political future on opening Iran ever so slightly to the outside world and overcoming hard-liners’ opposition to secure a historic nuclear deal in exchange for relief from crippling sanctions. Continue reading

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