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Western sanctions imposed on Iran hit publishers

Economic sanctions imposed by the West on Iran's government have caused commodities prices in the country to rise.

The price of paper has increased threefold, so most popular local newspapers have no other choice but to print fewer pages or cut their circulation.

Karen Zarindast reports.

Video produced by BBC Persian's Fardad Farahzad

  • 27 Sep 2012
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