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Iranians vent anger at the rich as country faces US sanctions

More Iranians are using social media to vent anger at what they see as the corruption and extravagance of a privileged few, while the majority struggle to get by in an economy facing tighter U.S. sanctions.
 
The country has been hit by a wave of protests during the last year, some of them violent, but as economic pressures rise, people are increasingly pointing fingers at the rich and powerful, including clerics, diplomats, officials and their families.


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