Iran deal negotiator Wendy Sherman to be tapped as deputy US secretary — report

Wendy Sherman, a chief US negotiator for the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, will be nominated to the role of deputy US secretary of state under Joe Biden’s nominee for the secretary position, Tony Blinken, Politico reports.

Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 3, 2013, before a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing. (AP Photo/Molly Riley)