Western sanctions against Iran’s oil trade have led to a total currency meltdown in Iran.
Disillusioned Iranians have taken to the streets in protest the huge drop in purchasing power they’ve gone through recently, and everyone is wondering if this hyperinflation could be the straw to break the camel’s back – in other words, the plunge in the value of the Iranian rial could lead to another populist revolution.
We explain what is going on in Iran right now in the video below:
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