Analysis

FOREIGN POLICY

Iran-Iraq Crossroads Between Hashd and Tishreen

Zeidon Alkinani

The connection between the Hashd al‑Sha’abi and the outbreak of the anti-government protests in 2019 known as the Tishreen (October) protest movement uprising is often overlooked due to the presupposed distinctions between both events.

SOCIETY / CULTURE

Iran’s Cultural Hegemony in Western Balkans

Liridona Berkolli

The main Iranian activities in Western Balkan were the opening of colleges, institutes of study, translation and publication of books and magazines.