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Ross staffs up

U.S. special advisor on the Gulf and Southwest Asia Dennis Ross is beefing up his team. He’s being assisted by Ben Fishman, his former researcher and special assistant at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, as well as by Iran expert Ray Takeyh, who has recently left the Council on Foreign Relations for the ...

U.S. special advisor on the Gulf and Southwest Asia Dennis Ross is beefing up his team. He’s being assisted by Ben Fishman, his former researcher and special assistant at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, as well as by Iran expert Ray Takeyh, who has recently left the Council on Foreign Relations for the State Department. Neither could be reached for comment.

U.S. special advisor on the Gulf and Southwest Asia Dennis Ross is beefing up his team. He’s being assisted by Ben Fishman, his former researcher and special assistant at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, as well as by Iran expert Ray Takeyh, who has recently left the Council on Foreign Relations for the State Department. Neither could be reached for comment.

Laura Rozen writes The Cable daily at ForeignPolicy.com.

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