Global Politics

Sanctions Against Iran Make Life Hard for Teheran Man, (and His Cats)

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Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (Photo: Wiki Commons)

Sanctions against Iran are biting the economy hard. Prices are rising and incomes are falling.

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The goal is to persuade the government to drop its nuclear program, but it is the ordinary people who are paying the price.

Anchor Marco Werman talks to a resident of Tehran (interviewee not named on request).