Middle East Economic Survey


No 31


Political Comment (3 August 2009)

Iran's political crisis in the wake of the contested presidential election may be coming to a head as president-elect Mahmud Ahmadinejad prepares to present his government to parliament. US envoys have been touring the region. Elections in Iraqi Kurdistan have returned familiar figures to power.

Ahmadinejad Prepares To Face Majlis

Iran's continuing political turmoil may be approaching a critical juncture as the...