What’s in store for Iran in 2021?

What’s in store for Iran in 2021?

As Iran enters a new century — the 15th century according to he Iranian calendar — the upcoming year is significant for multiple reasons. A presidential election will determine the hue of the post-Hassan Rohani political leadership, revealing whether the Islamic...
Iran’s changing trade patterns

Iran’s changing trade patterns

There is no doubt that external sanctions have altered Iran’s trade patterns because it has been forced to address three sanctions-related challenges:  Secure sources of imports in light of the hesitation of the traditional sources of imported goods to work with...
Will Iranians revolt?

Will Iranians revolt?

Is Iranian society ready to revolt against poverty, injustice, and political repression? For decades, US administrations have hoped that a popular uprising will lead to the collapse of the Islamic Republic.  Over the past two years, Iranian adversaries Saudi...