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‘Poor Kids of Tehran’ takes on Iran’s elite

New Instagram account mocks the country’s wealthiest by showing how the less fortunate live.

As ‘Rich Kids of Tehran‘ makes waves across the internet, a new Instagram account is attempting to show another side of Iran. ‘Poor Kids of Tehran‘ features imitations of photos from the ‘Rich Kids’ account, poking fun at Iran’s elite while highlighting the country’s income inequality.

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