Iran’s presidential election will be held in less than two weeks and Ebrahim Raisi, the head of the country’s judiciary, appears to be the top contender. This raises the question: Who exactly is he?
June 06, 2021
Iran will have a new president next month as, under the terms of the country’s constitution, the incumbent Hassan Rouhani cannot run for a third stint in the June 18 election.
May 23, 2021
Iranian leaders across the political spectrum, including the hard-liners, “moderates” and “reformists,” have been vocal and in agreement on one particular issue: They want sanctions relief from the US.
April 29, 2021
When the Iranian authorities boast about Iran’s “resistance economy,” they are attempting to hide the fact that the government’s economic problems have deepened to a dangerous level.
April 22, 2021