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Dr Mohammad Salami

Mohammad Salami

Mohammad Salami

Dr Mohammad Salami holds a PhD in International Relations. He is a specialist in Middle Eastern policy, particularly in Syria, Iran, Yemen, and the Persian Gulf region. His areas of expertise include politics and governance, security, and counterterrorism. He writes as an analyst and columnist in various media outlets.

In-depth: More than 95 female candidates were elected in Iraq's election according to preliminary results, exceeding the 83-seat quota. But some say political parties are manipulating the system for electoral gain, rather than to empower women.

27 October, 2021

Analysis: While the ‘shadow war’ between Iran and Israel has long been playing out at sea, the recent attack on the Mercer Street tanker could signal a change of political direction in Iran.

10 August, 2021