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Esfandyar Batmanghelidj


Esfandyar Batmanghelidj has spent the last five years working on projects related to "business diplomacy" between the West and Iran. He is the founder of the Europe-Iran Forum, and the executive editor Bourse & Bazaar.

Comment: Macron should use his good relations with Trump to visit Tehran, rather than bypassing the Iranians in any attempt to renegotiate the deal, writes Esfandyar Batmanghelidj.

26 April, 2018

Comment: The JCPOA wasn't just an arms deal, but a recognition that world must engage with Iran - and that is something which cant be killed, writes Esfandyar Batmanghelidj.

30 March, 2018

Comment: France's significant economic interests in Iran and Macron's relations with Trump mean he is uniquely placed to encourage Trump to safeguard the nuclear deal, writes Esfandyar Batmanghelidj.

01 August, 2017