Podcast: CHACR Take Away Interviews Episode 12 – Iran with Dina Esfandiary

This is the 12th episode of CHACR Take Away Interviews turned into a podcast.

In this episode, Dr Ziya Meral discusses Iran with Dina Esfandiary. The interview covers a broad range of topics from how Iran is responding to the COVID-19 challenge, whether the US Maximum Pressure policy on the country worked, what Iran’s regional ambitions are and how its Foreign and Defence policies are formulated. It also discusses whether or not reading Iran’s ambitions as ‘sectarian’ is a helpful framework.