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Wed, Apr 14, 2021

Iran’s botched handling of the coronavirus may impact June election

Given the economic uncertainty, unrest in the upcoming election season is possible. An excessive vaccination fee, rumors of nepotism as the vaccination programs roll out, black market distribution of vaccines, or distribution of fake vaccines could ignite a wildfire—especially under current circumstances.

IranElections2021 by Masoud Mostajabi

Coronavirus Iran

Mon, Apr 12, 2021

Iran’s June elections could consolidate hardline power before Khamenei succession

For hardliners in Iran, the June 18 presidential election is less about choosing a new executive branch chief than about consolidating power centers before the time comes to choose Iran’s real ruler: the next Supreme Leader.

IranElections2021 by Anonymous

Iran Middle East

Thu, Apr 8, 2021

‘Here’s the (Iran) deal, folks’: Americans are fine with a return to the JCPOA

Thanks to the fact that the Donald Trump administration’s unilateral withdrawal from the JCPOA has been such an obvious and abysmal failure, a majority of Americans now support the original deal.

IranSource by Barbara Slavin

Iran Middle East

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Wed, Apr 14, 2021

Iran’s botched handling of the coronavirus may impact June election

Given the economic uncertainty, unrest in the upcoming election season is possible. An excessive vaccination fee, rumors of nepotism as the vaccination programs roll out, black market distribution of vaccines, or distribution of fake vaccines could ignite a wildfire—especially under current circumstances.

IranElections2021 by Masoud Mostajabi

Coronavirus Iran

Mon, Apr 12, 2021

FAST THINKING: Did the Iran nuclear talks just blow up?

Iran’s ability to enrich uranium for potential use in nuclear weapons may have suffered a severe blow on Sunday after an explosion knocked out power at its Natanz nuclear site, while indirect talks continue in Vienna around reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. Will the explosion blow up those negotiations? And what will its impact be on Iran itself and the country’s nuclear program?

Fast Thinking by Atlantic Council

Crisis Management Iran

Mon, Apr 12, 2021

Iran’s June elections could consolidate hardline power before Khamenei succession

For hardliners in Iran, the June 18 presidential election is less about choosing a new executive branch chief than about consolidating power centers before the time comes to choose Iran’s real ruler: the next Supreme Leader.

IranElections2021 by Anonymous

Iran Middle East

Thu, Apr 8, 2021

Slavin joins i24 to discuss lifting US sanctions on Iran

In the News

Economic Sanctions Iran

Thu, Apr 8, 2021

Dagres in the Guardian: “The biggest impediment to a new nuclear deal with Iran? Domestic politics”

In the News

Iran Middle East

Thu, Apr 8, 2021

‘Here’s the (Iran) deal, folks’: Americans are fine with a return to the JCPOA

Thanks to the fact that the Donald Trump administration’s unilateral withdrawal from the JCPOA has been such an obvious and abysmal failure, a majority of Americans now support the original deal.

IranSource by Barbara Slavin

Iran Middle East

Wed, Apr 7, 2021

Nia quoted in Al Jazeera on whether Clubhouse promotes democracy in Iran

In the News

Iran Media

Wed, Apr 7, 2021

Slavin quoted in EuroNews on Iran nuclear talks in Vienna

In the News

Iran Middle East

Wed, Apr 7, 2021

Dagres joins BBC to discuss the Iranian presence on Clubhouse

In the News

Civil Society Iran

Tue, Apr 6, 2021

Fontenrose joins CNBC to discuss US-Iran nuclear talks

In the News

Iran Oil and Gas