Iran: The Nuclear Deal and Human Rights – May 6, 2018

Iran: The Nuclear Deal and Human Rights – May 6, 2018

Iran: The Nuclear Deal and Human Rights – May 6, 2018

This week on Perspective with Alison Smith: Iran – The Nuclear Deal and Human Rights

Mark Dubowitz, CEO of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, speaks about the Iran nuclear deal and what the consequences might be if U.S. President Donald Trump decides to scrap the accord.

Payam Akhavan, human rights lawyer and McGill University associate professor, discusses the human rights situation in Iran and the precarious situation in which the country’s ruling regime currently finds itself.

Irwin Cotler, founder and chair of the Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights and a former federal justice minister, talks about what role Canada might play in addressing the human rights situation in Iran.