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Taleghani Lecture Series

Tenth Annual Taleghani Lecture Series

The University of Arizona Department of Linguistics presents
 

Speaker:  Dr. Trita Parsi

Co-founder and executive vice president of the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft

Topic: Biden and Iran - Can US-Iran relations move beyond the Nuclear Deal?

Date: April 29, 2021, Time: 7:00 PM

Via Zoom: (Link to be provided close to the event)

Abstract: President Joe Biden has signaled that he intends to return to the Iran nuclear deal promptly - presumably before the Iranian Presidential elections in June 2021. But the experience of the past few years shows that the nuclear deal cannot survive unless US-Iran relations move in a positive direction more generally. Can Biden expand negotiations to address other American concerns with Iran - from its regional policies to missile capabilities? And if so, how can such negotiations succeed?