Speaking of Iran

Iran’s Presidential Election: Opportunity or Dead End?

June 17, 2021
Speaking of Iran
Iran’s Presidential Election: Opportunity or Dead End?

As Iranians go to the polls and amid a widespread anticipated boycott of the 13th presidential election, Kian Tajbakhsh, Masih Alinejad and Sara Boozabandi offer their expert analysis of the issues at stake to the journal Sada.

Iran’s upcoming presidential elections could have important implications for the country's political future as well as ongoing nuclear negotiations between Washington and Tehran.

Sada asked three experts to analyze the challenges and concerns facing Iranian voters, and whether a new president is likely to meaningfully impact the country's political, economic, and social realities.

Read the three op-eds on Sada.

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