Why are people protesting in Iran?

Tensions are high in Iran as hundreds of people protest in multiple cities against the government's economic policies.

Speaking to Al Jazeera from Iran's capital, Mohammad Marandi, professor at Tehran University, says US sanctions are to blame for the frustration and some Western media sources are stoking the Iranians' anger.

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