Tag Archives: nuclear deal

TV interview: my take on today’s #Iran nuclear talks

7 Jul

Why have the two sides decided to extend the talks?

Why has the Iranian government said that there are no planned celebrations for a possible nuclear deal?

These are some of the questions which I answered in my interview tonight with Lucy Aharish at i24 news. The clip starts with Elie Hochenberg’s report from Vienna.

Rouhani: The day after the nuclear deal

25 May

Iranian conservatives are worried. A nuclear deal between Iran and the P5+1 will boost president Rouhani’s position at home. They don’t want that.

So what can they do?

My latest article explains:

http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2014/05/rouhani-opponents-iran-contain-influence.html