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World Review: Iran's Raisi Takes Office and COVID Roars Back

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Karen DeYoung, Ryan Heath, and Carla Anne Robbins join Ivo Daalder to discuss the week's top news stories.
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Karen DeYoung
Ryan Heath
Carla Anne Robbins
Ivo H. Daalder
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The Washington Post’s Karen DeYoung, POLITICO’s Ryan Heath, and the Council on Foreign Relations’ Carla Anne Robbins join Council President Ivo Daalder to discuss Iran’s new president Ebrahim Raisi, what his leadership means for the fate of the nuclear deal, how the Delta variant is changing the fight against COVID-19, and what’s next for Cuba after widespread protests. 

About the Speakers
Associate Editor, The Washington Post
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Karen DeYoung has spent more than three decades at the Washington Post. Prior to her current role, she served as bureau chief in Latin America and London and as correspondent covering the White House, US foreign policy, and the intelligence community.
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Host, Global Translations, POLITICO
Ryan Heath is the host of Global Translations, POLITICO’s global newsletter and podcast, and previously authored POLITICO’s U.N. Playbook, Brussels Playbook, and Davos Playbook. He also moderated the first presidential debate of the 2019 EU election, as part of a five-year stint in POLITICO’s European leadership team.
Adjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
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Prior to her work at the Council on Foreign Relations, Carla Anne Robbins was the deputy editorial page editor of The New York Times.
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President, Chicago Council on Global Affairs
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Ivo H. Daalder served as the US ambassador to NATO from 2009 to 2013 prior to becoming president of the Council. Previously, he was a senior fellow in foreign policy studies at the Brookings Institution and served as director for European affairs on President Bill Clinton’s National Security Council. He is the author or editor of ten books.
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