Ayatollah Khamenei: Pessimistic Negotiator, Optimistic Strategist

Author
Mehdi Khalaji
Content Type
Working Paper
Institution
The Washington Institute for Near East Policy
Abstract
Despite offering nominal support for Iran's nuclear negotiating team, Khamenei and his circle continue to criticize the talks and could sabotage them outright if internal dynamics go against President Rouhani.
Topic
Nuclear Weapons, Treaties and Agreements, International Security, Power Politics, Nuclear Power
Political Geography
Iran