Iran’s hardliners have been returned to the Consultative Assembly with a majority, amidst the lowest turnout in the Islamic Republic’s history. The result has clear implications for the future, but also raises some intriguing questions.
The government has launched a review of foreign, defence and security policy that it claims is the biggest such review since the end of the Cold War.
The Court of Appeals has ruled that the government’s decision to approve the third runway at Heathrow did not take account of its obligations under the Paris Agreement. The Heathrow saga continues.