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Nicole Salter

Project Manager

Biography:

As a project manager at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, Nicole Salter keeps track of all of FDD’s ongoing projects and coordinates with the organization’s various departments to maximize the scope and reach of its research products.

Nicole was previously an FDD research assistant focused on economic warfare, and an intern with the U.S. Department of Commerce. She received an MA in Arab Studies with a concentration in politics from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and a BA in International Studies from Johns Hopkins University.

As a project manager at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, Nicole Salter keeps track of all of FDD’s ongoing projects and coordinates with the organization’s various departments to maximize the scope and reach of its research products.

Nicole was previously an FDD research assistant focused on economic warfare, and an intern with the U.S. Department of Commerce. She received an MA in Arab Studies with a concentration in politics from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and a BA in International Studies from Johns Hopkins University.

Oman Offers to Mediate between the U.S. and Iran

10th August 2018 – FDD Policy Brief

Oman Offers to Mediate between the U.S. and Iran

Nicole Salter

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif confirmed Wednesday that Oman, along with Switzerland, has offered to mediate talks between the Islamic Republic and the United States. more...

Analysis & Commentary

10th August 2018 – FDD Policy Brief

Oman Offers to Mediate between the U.S. and Iran

Nicole Salter

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif confirmed Wednesday that Oman, along with Switzerland, has offered to mediate talks between the Islamic Republic and the United States. more...

10th June 2018 – The Wall Street Journal

Oman’s Dangerous Double Game

Jonathan Schanzer, Nicole Salter

The Obama administration sought to help Iran cash in on the 2015 nuclear deal, a Republican-led Senate investigation revealed last week. The report also raises questions about the role played by Oman, a strategically located if little-known sultanate. more...

12th March 2018 – FDD Policy Brief

Oman Needs to Prevent Iranian Weapons Shipments to Houthis

Nicole Salter

Secretary of Defense James Mattis arrived in Oman yesterday to meet with Omani Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said. Among other things, the two are discussing the war in Yemen and Iranian arms trafficking through Omani territory to Yemen’s Houthi rebels. more...