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ELN on Iran

With tensions rising between the United States and Iran, the European Leadership Network collates its recent commentaries and analysis. To find out more visit our ‘Networks’ page.

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A rules-based or US-based international order for Iran?

Dr Hans Blix, Director-General Emeritus of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and ELN member, argues that, in the case of the JCPOA, the US government did not “withdraw” from an agreement but violated a legally binding UN Security Council decision.

8 July 2019 | Hans Blix
Global Security

Europe’s High-Stakes Balancing Act on Iran

As the Iran nuclear deal enters its fourth year of implementation, ELN Policy Fellow Axel Hellman argues that its future looks more uncertain than ever. European leaders are under growing pressure to sustain the agreement and with growing frustration in Tehran and threats to European unity, face a number of challenges in the near term.

25 January 2019 | Axel Hellman
Global Security

The Iran Network

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