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Dr. Majid Rafizadeh

Dr. Majid Rafizadeh is a Harvard-educated Iranian-American political scientist. He is a leading expert on Iran and US foreign policy, a businessman and president of the International American Council. He serves on the boards of the Harvard International Review, the Harvard International Relations Council and the US-Middle East Chamber for Commerce and Business.

Twitter: @Dr_Rafizadeh

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Turnout a key issue in Iran’s presidential election

The upcoming presidential election in Iran, scheduled for June 28, has garnered significant attention both domestically and internationally. One of the most critical aspects to observe in this election is the voter turnout.

June 20, 2024

Battle against drug and arms smugglers is critical to Jordan’s national security

The escalating influx of arms and drugs into Jordan represents a pressing concern that cannot be ignored. This surge in smuggling activity demands immediate attention and effective countermeasures to safeguard the nation’s security and stability.

May 30, 2024

Peace, unity and challenges for the EU on Europe Day

Europe Day will be marked this week. This is a day that symbolizes peace and unity across the continent, as well as the imperative to acknowledge the multifaceted challenges the people of Europe face.

May 05, 2024

Enhanced Iraq-Jordan ties a win-win situation

The latest developments in Iraqi-Jordanian relations, including the meeting between Iraqi Prime Minister Mohammed Shia Al-Sudani and King Abdullah of Jordan in Munich in February, appear to signal a critical development toward bolstering relations between the two nations.

April 28, 2024