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What do the Iranians living under Trump’s sanctions think about the US elections?

Iranians, some wearing protective masks, gather around the capital Tehran's grand bazaar, during the COVID-19 pandemic crises, on March 18, 2020 [AFP]
Iranians, some wearing protective masks, gather around the capital Tehran's grand bazaar, during the COVID-19 pandemic crises, on March 18, 2020 [AFP]

Iranians were already dealing with a currency crisis and another wave of the novel coronavirus when the United States announced an additional round of sanctions earlier this month, the latest in the Trump administration’s so-called maximum pressure campaign.

What do the Iranians living under Trump’s sanctions think about the US elections? And how long can they expect those sanctions to last?

In this episode:

Dorsa Jabbari, Al Jazeera journalist.

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The team:

Negin Owliaei produced this episode with Dina Kesbeh, Ney Alvarez, Alexandra Locke, Priyanka Tilve, Abigail Ony Nwaohuocha, Amy Walters and Malika Bilal.

Alex Roldan is The Take’s sound designer. Natalia Aldana is the engagement producer. Stacey Samuel is The Take’s executive producer and Graelyn Brashear is Al Jazeera’s head of audio.

Source : Al Jazeera

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