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Jasmin Ramsey is a multilingual Iranian-born journalist based in Washington, DC. In 2012 she became the Washington corespondent for Inter Press Service, an international news wire service, and shortly after took over its US foreign policy focused blog, Lobelog, as its chief editor. Under her leadership LobeLog was listed as a must-read site on Iran by several prominent magazines including The Economist. Featuring a unique blend of investigative journalism and expert commentary, LobeLog remains a go-to source for Middle East-focused policy-watchers, analysts and journalists.

As an independent journalist Ramsey is continuing her focus on US foreign policy in the Middle East, especially US-Iran relations, and writes for print and online publications. Her commentary has been featured by various news outlets including CNN, TIME, and Le Monde Diplomatique. She has also been interviewed by numerous international broadcasters including BBC World, France24, Al Jazeera English and the CBC for her coverage of US-Iranian relations.

A social media enthusiast, Ramsey was named among the top 10 twitter accounts to follow on Iran by the Guardian.

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