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In his January 26 article for The American Thinker, Shahriar Kia, political analyst and member of Iranian opposition (PMOI/MEK) writes about the coming year.  There’s a new administration in Washington, upcoming French elections, as well as those in Iran, and “unprecedented developments in the making in the Middle East and on the international stage.”

In 2015 Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Foreign Affairs Minister of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif said to domestic opponents that the Iran nuclear deal is the greatest victory for Islam and Iran since the Revolution.

The Iranian presidential election is due to take place shortly. The word “election” must be used quite loosely because it is more of an announcement about who has been chosen to be president.

In his January 25 article for The Thinker, Heshmat Alavi, political and rights activist focusing on Iran, looks at the policymaking mechanisms at work in Iran, especially with the upcoming Iranian presidential election.

In his January 24 article for Bloomberg View, Eli Lake, senior national security correspondent for the Daily Beast, who also covered national security and intelligence for the Washington Times, the New York Sun and UPI, writes about the Trump administration’s relationship with Russia.

By INU Staff 

INUOn Monday, the Associated Press issued a brief report regarding the Islamic Republic of Iran’s initial response to last week’s inauguration of US President Donald Trump. The report indicated that Bahram Qasemi, the spokesperson for the Iranian Foreign Ministry, had withheld judgment of the new president, saying it was “too soon to assess him and analyze his remarks, stance and the framework of his viewpoints.”

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