PBS NewsHour

Iran suffers financial pain of U.S. leaving the nuclear deal

Clip: 08/06/2018 | 8m 1s

In the months since President Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal, Iran's currency has lost almost half its value, companies have retreated their investments and a combination of scarcity and inflation has sent costs soaring. For some, the financial struggle could mean the difference between life and death. Special correspondent Reza Sayah reports from Tehran on the growing tension.

Aired: 08/06/18

Rating: NR

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