A framework on the future of Iran's nuclear capabilities has been agreed upon.

And if implemented, sanctions that have crippled Iran's economy are likely to be eventually scrapped.

Some hard-liners say the framework favoured the west - and was a disaster for Iran.

But Iran's Foreign Minister says it was a win-win situation for both sides.

So, is Iran on track to be a superpower in the region?

And how will it affect the delicate balance of power in the Middle East?

Presenter: Jane Dutton

Guests:

Sadegh Zibakalam, professor of Political Science at Tehran University.

Michael Brooks, producer of Majority Report, a political talk and analysis show.

Turad El Amri, strategic analyst and chairman of the Saed Elamri Strategic Centre.

Source: Al Jazeera