Analyses | 09 June 2009

Between defiance and détente: Iran’s 2009 presidential election and its impact on foreign policy

In a new Lowy Institute Analysis, Iranian researcher Mahmoud Alinejad looks ahead to the Iranian presidential election on 12 June. He assesses the four candidates’ prospects and analyses the potential impact of the election on key aspects of Iran’s foreign policy, in particular the nuclear issue and relations with the United States. 

Mahmoud Alinejad

  • Mahmoud Alinejad

In a new Lowy Institute Analysis, Iranian researcher Mahmoud Alinejad looks ahead to the Iranian presidential election on 12 June. He assesses the four candidates’ prospects and analyses the potential impact of the election on key aspects of Iran’s foreign policy, in particular the nuclear issue and relations with the United States. 

Mahmoud Alinejad

  • Mahmoud Alinejad