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- Iran Debates Going to the UNGA Amid Outcry Over Executions September 14, 2018
Developments this past week consequentially affected Iran’s foreign relations and the domestic balance of power between its political factions.
- Contentious Politics on the Rise as Iran’s Political Factions Try to Make Gains September 6, 2018
The past two weeks in Iran have seen increased politicking by the country’s various factions and centers of power. President Hassan Rouhani, who has seen two of his ministers impeached by parliament in the past month, was himself questioned by parliament, triggering speculation that his hold on office is growing ...
- Iran’s Fundamentalists Overplay their Hand Amid Continued Calls for Change August 24, 2018
Iran continues to grapple with fallout from widespread protests, the first wave of reimposed U.S. sanctions, and major addresses by President Hassan Rouhani and Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei.
- Shifting Social and Political Landscape in Iran As Trump Ramps up Pressure August 16, 2018
Amid continued sporadic protests and reinstated U.S. sanctions, the political and social landscape inside Iran is in a state of flux.