Conservatives in disarray in Iran

Conservatives in disarray in Iran

In an attempt to find a unifying candidate ahead of the May 2017 presidential election, the county’s conservative political forces have fallen into disarray. Evidently, Iranian conservatives understand how difficult it will be to defeat Hassan Rohani, who is...
Iran: The long shadow of Rafsanjani

Iran: The long shadow of Rafsanjani

Many analysts have interpreted the 8 January 2017 death of the former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani — one of the leading political figures in the Islamic Republic since the 1979 revolution — as a blow to the moderate political forces for whom he was a mentor and...
Iranian Upstream Project Talks

Iranian Upstream Project Talks

This article comes from this months issue of Iran Strategic Focus, a report that identifies emerging trends, tracks key political changes and offer long-term assessment of the forces that impact business environment stability. Why not contact us to gain more...