As Iran struggles to contain COVID-19, the US has imposed new sanctions that further weaken the Iranian economy and health system.
Assal Rad of the National Iranian American Council discusses the sanctions’ toll on Iran and how the Trump administration’s regime change agenda could lead to bigger catastrophe.
Guest: Assal Rad, Research Fellow at the National Iranian American Council.
Aaron Maté is a journalist and producer. He hosts Pushback with Aaron Maté on The Grayzone. He is also is contributor to The Nation magazine and former host/producer for The Real News and Democracy Now!. Aaron has also presented and produced for Vice, AJ+, and Al Jazeera.