Kelly Shannon

Florida Atlantic University; author of "U.S. Foreign Policy and Muslim Women's Human Rights”

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History professor at Florida Atlantic University, author of "U.S. Foreign Policy and Muslim Women's Human Rights.”

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One of Donald Trump’s first public comments on foreign policy -- and a key insight into his stance on Iran -- was in 1980.

How the US and Iran developed a fraught relationship

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