ELN Policy Fellow Axel Hellman and Founder of Bourse & Bazaar, Esfandyar Batmanghelidj, cited by BBC Persia for their policy brief ‘Europe, Iran, and Economic Sovereignty: A New Banking Architecture in Response to US Sanctions’
Policy Fellow, Sahil Shah cited by Al Monitor
ELN Director Adam Thomson and ELN Research Director Lukasz Kulesa argue that while there will be no immediate transatlantic divorce, the US position on the Iran Deal has drawn the EU countries, Russia and China closer together as JCPOA signatories.
US President Biden and his team have stated their interest in restoring alliances with Europe. Sahil Shah argues that there is no better place to start than announcing bold action on Iran and the JCPOA at this year’s Munich Security Conference, a topic that did more damage to transatlantic trust and security relations under Trump than any other issue.