Thu, Dec 12, 2019

Iranians fear a permanent internet blackout is in the making

Iranians are concerned they may soon lose access to the global internet as authorities race to bolster local infrastructures.

IranSource by Maziar Motamedi

Iran Middle East

Mon, Dec 9, 2019

US policy hinders positive ‘regime change’ in Iran

With the rare exception of a weekend prisoner swap, the record of US-Iran relations since the Trump administration came to office has been dismal both for the Iranian people and for US national interests. A policy of undermining and then quitting the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCOPA)—topped by an embargo on the export of […]

IranSource by Barbara Slavin

Iran Middle East

Wed, Dec 4, 2019

Slavin joins the SETA Foundation to discuss Iran protests

In the News by Atlantic Council

Corruption Elections

Tue, Dec 3, 2019

New protests expose widening rift between Iran’s regime and ‘the people’

Whether one is navigating past truckers driving along country roads, visiting underground parties in the capital, or holding heated debates with members of different political persuasions in cafes or shared taxis, Iran doesn’t feel like a totalitarian dictatorship.  Forty years after a violent revolution that overturned a small Western-oriented elite, Iranians remain irrepressible and irreverent—as […]

IranSource by Borzou Daragahi

Digital Policy Iran

Mon, Dec 2, 2019

Protests challenge Iran’s future position in Iraq

Ongoing violent protests in Iraq have shaken the fragile stability of the country, as well as Iran’s carefully constructed geopolitical strategy for its neighbor and historic rival.

IranSource by Robert Czulda

Economy & Business Energy & Environment

Mon, Nov 25, 2019

Iranians endure internet shutdown with despair and disarray

On November 16, 2019, the Iranian government shut down the Internet throughout the country following a decision to triple the price of fuel overnight.

IranSource by Khosro Kalbasi

Digital Policy Economy & Business

Wed, Nov 20, 2019

Slavin joins CGTN to discuss the Iran protests

In the News by Atlantic Council

Corruption Iran

Wed, Nov 20, 2019

Slavin joins CGTN to discuss Iran protests

In the News by Atlantic Council

Crisis Management Economic Sanctions

Tue, Nov 19, 2019

Dagres joins Channel 4 on the shutdown of internet in Iran due to protests

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Corruption Economy & Business

Tue, Nov 19, 2019

Slavin quoted in Truthout on Iran sanctions

In the News by Atlantic Council

Defense Policy Economic Sanctions