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Protests have erupted across Iran after the government of the oil-rich country unexpectedly announced it was rationing petrol and increasing its price

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Protests have erupted across Iran after the government of the oil-rich country unexpectedly announced it was rationing petrol and increasing its price. Iranians are deeply unhappy over the move as they bear the brunt of a worsening economic situation. The US has reimposed tough sanctions on Iran after it withdrew from a historic nuclear deal. Since then, the economy has taken a hit and the government is forced to cut massive subsidies to save enough money for cash payments to low-income households.

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