Trump, Though Critical of Nuclear Deal, Could Offer Opportunities for Iran
At first blush, the election of Donald J. Trump would seem to be bad news for Iran. But there is a chance that on balance, things could work out surprisingly well for the clerics.
Publicly, Iran’s leaders stress that they pay little heed to what happens in the United States, that they pride themselves on their independence.
“It makes no difference for Iran who the next U.S. president is,” the supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, said in a speech last week. (New York Times)Read More