Conflict & Justice

US Eases Iran Sanctions on Electronics

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The Obama administration has lifted economic sanctions banning the sale of American consumer electronics products like laptops and mobile phones to Iranians.

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Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Iranian journalist Shirin Jaafari about the timing of the announcement.