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How Trump is Changing Iran from the Inside

The Impact of the U.S. President’s Policies on the Situation in the Islamic Republic The nuclear deal between Iran and the P5+1 nations is perhaps the main achievement of the President of Iran, Hassan Rouhani. The approach adopted by Donald Trump threatens to strip the Iranian government of public confidence and exacerbate the already difficult situation inside the country. At the same time, the reformist president’s political opponents are ...


Iran's Hot Winter Month of Dey

... his country would withdraw from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) with Iran unless the document were revised to eliminate what he believed to be substantial shortcomings. These developments certainly pose a challenge to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his government. The question arises as to whether the Iranian protests have anything to do with Trump's statements. The difficult and controversial talks on Iran's nuclear programme have been going on for around 15 years, ever since ...


Iran 2017: Election Race and Outcomes

Interview with Jahangir Karami, University of Tehran, the Institute for Iran-Eurasia Studies On May 20, 2017, Hassan Rouhani won a complete victory as Iran’s president for the second time. Being praised for successful Iranian Nuclear deal implementation and economic recovery during his first term, currently Rouhani has new challenges to meet and promises to ...


Future Agreements on Iran’s Nuclear Program

... situation’s stability of Iran’s nuclear program. Tenet 1: A year of successful implementation means that the principal problems are behind, and the JSCPOA implementation process is now self-sustainable. AFP PHOTO / HO / IRANIAN PRESIDENCY Hassan Rouhani and International Atomic Energy Agency chief Yukiya Amano during their meeting in Tehran on January 18, 2016 From the very beginning, the possibility of the JSCPOA turning into “business as usual” raised certain questions. This ...


Is Iran Ready for Change?

.... The inauguration of its new president may help change the situation and bring Iran out of isolation, helping prepare the country for significant internal transformations. In an exclusive interview, RIAC expert Viktor Averkov shares his insights on Hassan Rouhani's role in Iranian domestic and foreign politics. On August 4, 2013, Hassan Rouhani was inaugurated as the next president of Iran. Some pundits insist that his election reveals the scale of discontent and the need for reforms. What kind ...


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  1. Korean Peninsula Crisis Has no Military Solution. How Can It Be Solved?
    Demilitarization of the region based on Russia-China "Dual Freeze" proposal  
     36 (35%)
    Restoring multilateral negotiation process without any preliminary conditions  
     27 (26%)
    While the situation benefits Kim Jong-un's and Trump's domestic agenda, there will be no solution  
     22 (21%)
    Armed conflict still cannot be avoided  
     12 (12%)
    Stonger deterrence on behalf of the U.S. through modernization of military infrastructure in the region  
     4 (4%)
    Toughening economic sanctions against North Korea  
     2 (2%)
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