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They want what most other young people want: good jobs and the right to have fun and live how they want.
In addition to smuggled alcohol, there is a huge domestic industry that produces alcohol illicitly. In 2012, 26 percent of Tehran drivers were drunk when given alcohol tests during the one-month period from April 20 to May 20. According to the World Health Organization, the number of people who drink more than 35 liters (9 gal) of alcohol a year is enough to rank Iran 19th in the world—ahead of Russia, Germany, Britain, and even the US.
Alcohol is especially popular with young people, who see it as a way to escape their highly restricted lives.
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