Welcome to The BlindSpot, a production of The Middle East Policy Council, co-hosted by Shannon Beacom and Medlir Mema. The aim of The BlindSpot is to provide fresh perspectives on important issues and developments in the Middle East.
US-Iran Relations and the Future of the JCPOA
In this episode we discuss the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and how the Iran nuclear deal came to be as well as why it still remains a hotly debated topic. Helping us make sense of some of the JCPOA political and security implications is Trita Parsi, the Executive Vice President at the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft, an award-winning author and a leading expert on Iran.