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The Iran Primer


Sanctions: How Much is Iran Hurting?

      Sanctions are costing Iran some $5 billion a month &mda

US Sanctions Iran Currency

      On June 3, the United States imposed sanctions for the first time on Iran’s currency, the rial.

Iran’s Economy Faces Grim 2013

Kevan Harris

Blame Game on Currency Crisis

Helia Ighani          

Analysis on Iran Currency Crisis

            Iran's currency has dropped by a stunning 40 percent in a mere week, generating protests in Tehran.

The Drama of Iran’s Erratic Rial

Kevan Harris

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