Berlin, 10 July 2018
Dr. Kamal Kharrazi, foreign policy consultant to the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamene’i and president of the Iranian Strategic Council on Foreign Relations and Foreign Policy, spoke about the role of Iran as regional power in the Middle East. In conversation with administration officials and representatives from think tanks and the private sector, Dr. Kharrazi offered his views on the future of the JCPOA as well as Tehran’s relations with Russia and China. The discussion then turned to the current situation in the Yemen, including ways in which the EU and states from the region might contribute towards resolving the conflict.
Körber Foundation regularly invites a small circle of high-ranking actors within Berlin’s foreign policy community to its Political Background Discussions. As at the Bergedorf Round Tables, the discussions take place in a confidential setting, so as to enable a frank and constructive exchange.