Iran aspirations and challenges amid COVID19

The Islamic Republic of Iran is one of the countries hardest-hit by the corona contagion, on top of the fact that its global standing and domestic difficulties have challenged the Ayatollah regime well-before the current crisis emerged. Will this pandemic also prove lethal to the regime?

Guests Mr. Meir Javedanfar, Iran lecturer at IDC in Herzliya, and Dr. Menahem Merhavy, research fellow at the Truman Institute, at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Analyst Amir Oren. Host Jonathan Hessen.

Jerusalem Studio

The program offers the viewer deeper understanding about current events in Israel. The topics vary from domestic and foreign policy to social changes, archaelogy and religion.

The program is hosted by TV7 Israel News anchor Jonathan Hessen.

  • First broadcast: April 14, 2020, Taivas TV7
  • Episode number: 505
  • Duration: 30 min
  • Spoken languages:
  • English
  • Subtitles:
  • Estonian, Finnish, Swedish