'Made In Iran' Movement Bolsters "Resistance Economy" To Beat Trump Sanctions | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED X-Frame-Options: SAMEORIGIN

'Made In Iran' Movement Bolsters "Resistance Economy" To Beat Trump Sanctions

For the few international travelers which have walked the streets of either Tehran or Damascus at any point in recent history, it comes as a bit of a shock and pleasant surprise to see so few Western brands, companies and chains on the streets in all cities.

Even Egypt has multiple McDonald's and Burger King restaurants, but after years of sanctions and international isolation, in Iran and Syria the streets are lined only with locally-owned stores, restaurants, and clothing brands. To a large degree, these wartime and sanctions adaptable economies have allowed these countries to stay afloat even as the West essentially wages economic warfare, but just barely.

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