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On this Back Story Iran.
President Biden is attempting to bring Iran back to allow IAEA inspections of nuclear sites, with a view to lifting sanctions if Iran abandons nuclear weapons development.
It's a long story which evolves year by year, and Iran becomes more, not less dangerous.
In this Back Story the upcoming Presidential election in Iran will bring a hardliner to power. And should the West pursue harder sanctions, to tip the balance and spark regime change?
We speak to Shahin Gobadi is a member of Foreign Affairs Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran, on increasing nuclear dangers,
And Ali Safavi who is also with the resistance group, on the new Presidential election and what it may mean.