The Iranian foreign policy in turbulent times: The Arab uprisings, the nuclear deal and the GCC crisis

  • Luciano Zaccara Gulf Studies Center, Qatar University
Palabras clave: política exterior iraní, análisis de política exterior, acuerdo nuclear iraní, Primavera Árabe, crisis del CCG


Utilizando el marco teórico del análisis de política exterior y el concepto de unidades de decisión autoritativas, este artículo analiza tres casos que requirieron la respuesta iraní: la Primavera Árabe, las negociaciones nucleares y la crisis del CCG de 2017. El artículo argumenta que no ha sido un actor individual, sino la combinación de actores individuales y colectivos los que tomaron las decisiones, conformando las unidades de decisión que diseñaron e implementaron la política exterior. También se sostiene que las decisiones tomadas se alineaban con el objetivo principal de la política exterior iraní, que es la de convertir a Irán en una potencia regional, para lo cual se implementaron diversas variaciones en las estrategias de no alineamiento.


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Zaccara, L. (2021). The Iranian foreign policy in turbulent times: The Arab uprisings, the nuclear deal and the GCC crisis. Revista Española De Ciencia Política, (56), 49-70.
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