Oh boy, another oil producing country looking to cut out the US dollar....the fools. You first get nuclear weapons then do that. The order is important otherwise the empire will bomb you.
Give a man a gun, and he can rob a bank. Give a man a bank, and he can rob the world.
The first is an online "media" source which leans heavily to the left.
The second is an anecdotal opinion piece by a retired CIA agent.
Though some good info. To glean....id hardly say it's anything to base a learned opinion or even a conclusion on....
Interesting times though...who know what the future has to hold for Iran.