The Newsmakers

Will Ebrahim Raisi Have Legitimate Mandate To Lead Iran?

With eighteen million ballots in his favour, Ebrahim Raisi is set to replace Hassan Rouhani as Iran's next president. But Raisi's electoral victory has come in the backdrop of millions of Iranians boycotting the election. With record voter apathy and the pre-election selection of candidates mired in controversy, will the president-elect have a legitimate mandate to lead? Guests: Setareh Sadeqi Political Analyst and Researcher in North American Studies Amir Handjani Non-Resident Fellow with the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft Ali Fathollah-Nejad Non-Resident Senior Research Fellow at the Afro-Middle East Centre

Iran: Life Under Sanctions in 2020 - Documentary

Iran: Life Under Sanctions in 2020 - Documentary

Pompeo warns any arm sales to Iran will lead to sanctions

Pompeo warns any arm sales to Iran will lead to sanctions

Is coronavirus in Iran under control?

Is coronavirus in Iran under control?

Iran Plane Crash: Passenger plane goes down in southern Iran

Iran Plane Crash: Passenger plane goes down in southern Iran

Iran Agrees to Let International Observers Monitor Its Nuclear Facilities

Iran Agrees to Let International Observers Monitor Its Nuclear Facilities

20 Years Since Sept 11 Attacks and US Foreign Policy

20 Years Since Sept 11 Attacks and US Foreign Policy

Morocco Elections: Will Ruling PJD's Catastrophic Defeat Change Anything?

Morocco Elections: Will Ruling PJD's Catastrophic Defeat Change Anything?

Will the Newly Announced Taliban Government Get International Recognition?

Will the Newly Announced Taliban Government Get International Recognition?

Guinea: Military Coup Aims to End Corruption

Guinea: Military Coup Aims to End Corruption

Afghanistan: Taliban Claims Victory in Panjshir Province

Afghanistan: Taliban Claims Victory in Panjshir Province

PA-Egypt-Jordan Summit and The Two-State Solution

PA-Egypt-Jordan Summit and The Two-State Solution

Syria: Thousands Trapped After Assad's Forces Bombard Daraa

Syria: Thousands Trapped After Assad's Forces Bombard Daraa

Afghanistan: After America’s Longest War

Afghanistan: After America’s Longest War

With COVID-19 Infections Rising, Is It Time to Re-impose Travel Restrictions?

With COVID-19 Infections Rising, Is It Time to Re-impose Travel Restrictions?

Israeli PM Bennett Meets Biden Amid Growing Mideast Tensions

Israeli PM Bennett Meets Biden Amid Growing Mideast Tensions

The Plight of the Rohingya Four Years On

The Plight of the Rohingya Four Years On

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