Rania Makram's Articles

With most reformers disqualified from running, Iran’s parliamentary elections returned a landslide victory for conservatives, albeit on meagre voter turnout

Rouhani’s visit to Tokyo may signal an imminent breakthrough in negotiations between Tehran and Washington, though rapprochement will hinge on compromise on both sides

Western nations are trying to ensure the continuation of the nuclear deal with Iran despite the US withdrawal and the re-imposition of sanctions

Rabat has officially cut relations with Tehran, increasingly the latter’s isolation at a time of intense pressure and a possible return of international sanctions