The App Store is unavailable in the country or region you’re in," unless you are using a VPN, of course, masking your actual location. Needless to say, this might all be due to the tougher sanctions imposed by the Trump administration on Iran last year.No more, it seems, as Apple may have blocked all App Store content requests that are originating from Iran whatsoever. When in Itan, you will now be getting a message "
Apple first pulled the Iranian apps off the market then, afterwards some business applications, and now a total blockage of the App Store. "Under the US sanctions regulations, the App Store cannot host, distribute, or do business with apps or developers connected to certain US embargoed countries," informed Apple last year, complying with the sanctions legislation. Bummer.