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Iran has faced economic sanctions from the US for more than 40 years.

| Business & Economy, Iran, Hassan Rouhani, Middle East, US State Department

Iran has faced economic sanctions from the United States for over 40 years.

They target Iran's big industries - oil, steel and coal - and anyone affiliated with the government. This could include banks, insurance and construction companies, ships and aircraft.

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Source: Al Jazeera