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German Exports to Iran Take a Nosedive as Sanctions Take Effect

By INU Staff

INU - Last year, US President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, or Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) as it is known. He said that the JCPOA was not effective and that it was in fact proving Iran with a huge amount of resources to expand its belligerence across the region.

Corruption in Iran’s Oil and Health Ministries Revealed

By INU Staff

INU - The Iranian Regime is facing intense unrelenting pressure under the twin forces of the Iranian people and their democratic opposition’s increased uprising and heavy international sanctions. This has resulted in yet more infighting among the regime’s factions, which has led the mullahs to accidently expose each other’s corrupt policies and actions, with the latest revelation being an admission about theft and embezzlement in the oil and health care sectors.

Iran’s Oil Crisis

By INU Staff

INU - Bijan Namdar Zanganeh, Iran’s Minister of Oil, has said that Tehran is trying its hardest to continue selling oil. During an interview earlier this week, Namdar Zanganeh said that the regime is working “day and night” to find ways in which it will be able to sell its crude oil.

The Trump administration has been taking efforts to get Iran’s exports of oil down to zero – a move that the Iranian regime describes as “psychological warfare”. However, President Trump has explained the move, insisting that it is part of the U.S. tactic to cut the regime off from the large sums that it uses to fund terrorist groups and activities.

Iranians Continue to Struggle Under Clerical Regime

By Mahmoud Hakamian

The Iranian regime has destroyed the country’s economy as a result of extreme mismanagement and widespread corruption. The country should be comfortable, if not wealthy, because it is extremely resource rich. The reality is much darker – more and more people are falling into extreme poverty and the situation is set to get worse, not better.

Iran: Housing Crisis Deepens

By INU Staff

INU - The people of Iran are facing some major challenges because of the major economic troubles that the Iranian regime has caused. Years and years of mismanagement and widespread corruption have destroyed the economy and the citizens are paying the price.

New Evidence Emerges of Rampant Corruption in Iran’s Oil and Export Markets

By Edward Carney

On Tuesday, IranWire published an article that attached a dramatic figure to the closely-related issues of Iran’s escalating economic crisis and the corruption of entities in both the country’s government and its private sector. The article indicated that as much as 30 billion dollars in revenue might have been moved out of the country over just a one-year period, as wealthy individuals and participants in a “corruption mafia” sought to consolidate their own control over capital despite the adverse impact on a beleaguered civilian population.


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