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Iran Government To Open Warehouses To Combat Rising Prices

Radiofarda – In an attempt to harness soaring prices, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has ordered his cabinet ministers to open warehouses and “put stockpiled commodities at the people’s disposal.”

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U.S. Denounces Detention Of ‘Brave’ Iranian Rights Lawyer

Radiofarda – The United States says it is “deeply concerned” by reports that prominent Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh has been arrested in Tehran and calls for her immediate release. 

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How rial’s devaluation may boost Iranian economy

Al-Monitor – The money supply in the Iranian economy exceeds $355 billion at the official exchange rate, remarkably surpassing total economic output of $331 billion. Financial depth, a metric showing the ratio of liquidity to gross domestic product, is commonly indicative of the state of a given economy. But financial depth can be too high; the rapid growth of this …

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Why do Iranian conservatives hate this top-rated TV series?

Al-Monitor – Iranian state TV censorship of a popular series has once again created a controversy in the Iranian circles, starting a debate on rape, child molestation and sexuality on screen. The controversy follows the decision of the state TV’s censorship of an episode of “Don’t Leave Me,” a top-rated TV series that ran throughout Ramadan, the high season for …

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Assad says he’s open to establishing Iranian bases in Syria

Al-Monitor – In an interview with Iranian-funded, Arabic news channel Al-Alam, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad discussed a wide range of issues, including the Iranian presence in the southern part of his country and the possibility of visiting Tehran soon.

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