There are numerous ethnic groups in Iran who claim discrimination and persecution at the hands of the Iranian government. Every Iranian I talk to has a different opinion on what's really happening in the country. These were my experiences travelling through Iran.
The Islamic Republic of Iran borders the world's principal area of opium production known as the Golden Crescent and is a key drug trafficking trade route to Europe. So how does the country battle drug smugglers and the increasing amount of citizens addicted to drugs?