Wall Street Journal (blog)
US Sanctions Iranian Tankers to Tighten Oil Noose
The U.S. Treasury identified the National Iranian Tanker Co. as an Iranian government entity, a move intended to make it tougher for Iran to ship its oil overseas or circumvent international sanctions on oil sales.
US Imposes New Rules to Tighten Vise on Iran
US cracks down on Iran's oil tanker company, exposes fronts
Frustrated by Iran talks, Congress presses for harsher sanctions
New sanctions on Iran boost oil prices
NEW YORK (AP) — Fears of violence in the Persian Gulf escalated Thursday, pushing the price of oil higher.
Oil Drops on Demand Concern Amid Signs Economy Slowing
Iran fuel oil exports plummet in June-industry data
Iranian-Canadians puzzled by bank account closures
The vice president of an Iranian-Canadian advocacy group said Thursday that a Canadian bank has been closing a number of accounts belonging to members of the community with little or no explanation.
Close Iran's Ottawa embassy: Nazanin Afshin-jam
Iranian-Canadians fume as TD closes accounts
TD Bank: Iranian-Canadians caught up in sanctions row
The Smoking Gun
FBI probes China's ZTE over Iran tech deals: report
LONDON (Reuters) - The FBI has opened a criminal investigation into ZTE Corp over the Chinese company's sale of banned U.S. computer equipment to Iran and its alleged subsequent attempts to cover it up.
FBI Investigating Major Chinese Firm for Selling Spy Gear to Iran
FBI Targets Chinese Firm Over Iran Deal
Wall Street Journal
Iran backs plan for Syria-led transition: Annan
GENEVA (Reuters) - International mediator Kofi Annan said on Wednesday Iran and Iraq supported a plan for a political transition in Damascus led by Syria and that they would use their influence to.
In Iran, a Public Debate on Syria
Can diplomacy succeed with Iran and Syria?
Obama spokesman: Iran won't play helpful role in Syria crisis
COMMODITIES-Oil jumps on Iran; corn up on renewed harvest worry
Oil reverses early loss after US tightens Iran sanctions * Corn recoups Wednesday loss on fresh harvest worry By Barani Krishnan NEW YORK, July 12 (Reuters) - Oil rebounded from earlylosses.
Sweden to watch British interests in Iran
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain said on Thursday Sweden would look after its interests in Iran as part of a deal hammered out after the UK closed its Tehran embassy late last year at the height of a diplomatic.
Sweden to represent London in Iran after diplomatic breakdown last year
Iraq Crude Production Overtakes Iran as OPEC Trims Output
Iraq's crude production overtook Iran's last month for the first time in more than two decades as Iran led a decline in OPEC output ahead of a European Union ban on purchases from the nation, according to the producer group.
OPEC Sees Iran Oil Output At 20-Year Low As Sanctions Bite
Saudi Arabia wins oil battle against Iran
Saudi cranks up June oil output, Iran slumps: OPEC
Dismantling Settlements Won't Stop Iran
Iran is a threat to Israel but it is also a danger to the surrounding Arab countries as well as to the West. Israeli concessions won't dampen Iran's resolve to go nuclear because Tehran doesn't care about a two-state solution for the Palestinians ...