The Trump administration’s withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran and its reimposition of US sanctions put the Iranian economy back into a stranglehold and discredited the reformists led by President Hassan Rouhani who had secured the deal. With the country already reeling from the US sanctions, the COVID-19 pandemic has delivered a heavy blow. As political factions mobilize for the 2021 elections, the situation is more unpredictable than ever.
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Research Article| November 19 2020
Pandemic Politics in Iran
Current History (2020) 119 (821): 338–342.
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Kevan Harris; Pandemic Politics in Iran. Current History 19 November 2020; 119 (821): 338–342. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2020.119.821.338
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