Reports from Iran suggest that President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is in a tight race with his principal rival, reformist Mir-Hossein Mousavi, as citizens prepare to vote on Friday.
The following expert is generally available for comment over the coming days:
Professor, Faculty of Law
Prof. Akhavan is an expert in international law and human rights, and is of Iranian descent.
Payam [dot] akhavan [at] mcgill [dot] ca