EU Oil Embargo Sanctions Benefit Iran's Revolutionary Guards

The EU has banned oil imports from Iran to try and pressure the regime into making concessions over its controversial nuclear program. But even though the Iranian economy is suffering, Tehran is refusing to give ground. Meanwhile, the Revolutionary Guards are profiting from the sanctions.
An oil field in Iran's Khuzestan province (2007 photo).

An oil field in Iran's Khuzestan province (2007 photo).

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