Thomas Flichy reflects on the current politics of Iran and its role in the wider region.
Thomas Flichy de la Neuville is Professor of Intelligence Studies at the Saint-Cyr military academy, and a senior officer specialist in Iran. He has studied Persian in the National Institute of Oriental Languages and Cultures and holds a Ph. D. in History. His latest works on Iran are : Persian Negotiation Culture (2011), Russia, Iran, China: a New Mongol Empire ? (Lavauzelle, 2013), and Iran Beyond Islamism (Editions de l'Aube, 2013). He is currently coordinating the Geopolitics of Iran which will be published by the Presses Universitaires de France in May 2014.