Strait Talk

What Will Change Under New President Ebrahim Raisi?

Ebrahim Raisi, Iran’s hard-line judiciary chief, is set to take office in August. For the first time in eight years the country will have a staunchly conservative president. However, the legitimacy of his landslide victory is under scrutiny. And many challenges lie ahead. Raisi has on his hands an ailing economy made worse by US sanctions and the Coronavirus pandemic. And will he be able to return to the 2015 nuclear deal and keep his promise of fighting poverty, corruption and discrimination in the country? Guests: Mohammad Marandi Professor at Tehran University Borzou Daragahi Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council

Picture This: Brussels Attacks Anniversary

Picture This: Brussels Attacks Anniversary

The Newsmakers: America's Anti-Terror Strategy

The Newsmakers: America's Anti-Terror Strategy

The Newsmakers: America's Anti-Terror Strategy and Australia Redefining Racism

The Newsmakers: America's Anti-Terror Strategy and Australia Redefining Racism

Showcase: 'I Am Not Madame Bovary'

Showcase: 'I Am Not Madame Bovary'

How Will the Turmoil End in Tunisia?

How Will the Turmoil End in Tunisia?

Will France’s Anti-Separatism Law Institutionalise Islamophobia?

Will France’s Anti-Separatism Law Institutionalise Islamophobia?

What Does France’s New Controversial Legislation Mean for Muslims?

What Does France’s New Controversial Legislation Mean for Muslims?

Turkey's Yacht Industry Grows Despite Pandemic

Turkey's Yacht Industry Grows Despite Pandemic

Why Did Turkey’s Yacht Industry Boom During the Pandemic?

Why Did Turkey’s Yacht Industry Boom During the Pandemic?

What's Behind the Changing Middle East?

What's Behind the Changing Middle East?

Syria’s Mass Disappearances and Idlib’s Future

Syria’s Mass Disappearances and Idlib’s Future

Prolonged Droughts Pose Threat to Turkey’s Agricultural Sector

Prolonged Droughts Pose Threat to Turkey’s Agricultural Sector

What Has Changed for Turkey After the July 15 Coup Attempt?

What Has Changed for Turkey After the July 15 Coup Attempt?

Five Years On, Turkey Still Awaits US Action Against Coup Mastermind

Five Years On, Turkey Still Awaits US Action Against Coup Mastermind

Turkey’s Role in Afghanistan After US Pullout

Turkey’s Role in Afghanistan After US Pullout

Turkey Passes New Legislation To Protect Animal Rights

Turkey Passes New Legislation To Protect Animal Rights

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