Drying Up the Source The West Wants to Hit Tehran with an Oil Embargo

Following the storming of the British Embassy in Tehran, the desire to move decisively against Iran is growing across Europe. Support for sanctions has increased  -- and next time they may strike where it really hurts: oil sales, which is responsible for nearly half of government revenues.
Protesters in front of the British Embassy in Tehran on Nov. 29

Protesters in front of the British Embassy in Tehran on Nov. 29

Foto: STRINGER/IRAN/ REUTERS
Translated from the German by Jan Liebelt