Ali Fathollah-Nejad

Ali Fathollah-Nejad

Dr Ali Fathollah-Nejad is a visiting fellow at the Brookings Doha Center. He is also the Iran expert of the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP) and an associate with the Iran Project of Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs. He holds a Ph.d in International Relations and Development Studies from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London.

Iran

Iranians respond to the regime: 'Leave Syria alone!'

There is growing discontent in Iran with the war effort in Syria and it is increasingly being expressed publicly.

Iranians respond to the regime: 'Leave Syria alone!'

Iran

Iran: Fighting 'terror' publicly, mourning the dead secretly

The Iranian regime has struggled to justify to Iranians its extensive military involvement in Syria.

Iran: Fighting 'terror' publicly, mourning the dead secretly

Iran

Causes behind Iran's protests: A preliminary account

The dual evil of Rouhani's neoliberal economic policies and Iran's authoritarianism is behind the recent unrest.

Causes behind Iran's protests: A preliminary account