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Iran's Foreign Policy Priorities

22 February 2018 - 8:30am to 9:30am

Chatham House, London


HE Abbas Araghchi, Deputy for Political Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Islamic Republic of Iran

Chair: Adam Ward, Deputy Director, Chatham House



Iran's deputy for political affairs, who served as chief nuclear negotiator in talks with the P5+1, will outline the country’s foreign policy priorities in 2018 and beyond. How does Iran view its role in the Middle East and on the world stage more broadly? And how have attitudes and expectations towards the nuclear deal changed since it was agreed?

Please note, the deputy’s speech is on the record and the Q&A session is off the record.

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