After 35 years of estrangement and hostility, U.S. and Iranian officials have re-engaged in direct diplomacy and continue to negotiate the status and future of Iran’s nuclear program. ASPI’s Iran work focuses on sharing insights on the relationship between the two countries through public events and expert commentary.

Video from Hassan Rouhani's Speech

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/ New York
Iranian President Dr. Hassan Rouhani explains his request for a quick resolution to the issue of Iran's nuclear program.
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/ New York
President of Iran Dr. Hassan Rouhani describes how Iran can contribute to international negotiations aimed at resolving Syria's civil war.
Policy
/ New York
President of Iran Hassan Rouhani addresses the status of Iran's women and his attitude toward critics of his regime.
Policy
/ New York
Mohammad Javad Zarif offers a positive assessment of his meetings with the the "P5+1" diplomatic group and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.
Policy
Iranian President Dr. Hassan Rouhani hails a "window of opportunity" to work with the West on Iran's nuclear program. English audio.
Policy
/ New York
Iranian President Dr. Hassan Rouhani hails a "window of opportunity" to work with the West on Iran's nuclear program. Farsi audio.