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Congress, Obama at Odds Over New Iran Sanctions
(WASHINGTON) — Congress is considering a new series of hard-hitting Iran sanctions on everything from mining and construction to the Islamic republic's already besieged oil industry, despite concern from the Obama administration that the measures ...
US plans to bring Iran oil exports down to zero
US Senator Wants Resolution Authorizing War With Iran If 'Nothing Changes' In ...
Lindsey Graham Wants War with Iran at the End of the Summer
Iran Condemns EU's Blacklisting of Hezbollah
Voice of America
DUBAI — Iran condemned on Tuesday the European Union's decision to put the armed wing of Lebanese militant group Hezbollah on its terrorism blacklist and said the move was “contrary to all political and legal norms, surprising and unacceptable.”
Iran: EU blacklisting of Hezbollah serves Israeli interests
Iran denounces EU Hezbollah blacklisting
Iran slams 'Zionist' EU blacklisting of Hezbollah military wing
Iran says US, Israel not welcome to inauguration of Hasan Rouhani, country's ...
TEHRAN, Iran – Iran's foreign ministry says that the United States and Israel have not been invited to attend the Aug. 4 inauguration of the country's president-elect. Spokesman Abbas Araghchi told a press conference Tuesday that leaders from all other ...
Iran congratulates Britain on royal baby
Iran: Rouhani may introduce cabinet on inauguration day
Iran not to accept nuclear obligations beyond NPT: spokesman
Iran Leader Not Optimistic About Talks With US
New York Times (blog)
TEHRAN — Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, threw some cold water on recent efforts to reinvigorate diplomatic contacts between Iran and the United States, saying he was not optimistic that any agreement would be reached, though he does ...
US must prove trustworthiness: Iran MP
Menendez, Other Lawmakers Explore New Iran Sanctions
Fox News Latino
WASHINGTON – Despite concern from the Obama administration that the measures could interfere with nuclear negotiations, Congress is considering a new series of hard-hitting Iran sanctions on everything from mining and construction to the Islamic ...
Iran offers India $1 bn sovereign guarantee for oil shipments
European Union sanctions on insurance from a year ago bar members of International Group of P&I - who account for the majority of cover for the tanker market - from covering Iranian shipments. U.S. sanctions from July 2013 forced foreign container ...
TABLE-India cuts Iran oil imports 59.4 pct in June y/y -trade
ENERGY > China's oil imports from Iran shrink in first half
India's Iranian oil imports more than halve in June -trade
Gulf oil producers benefit from falling Iran sales
Gulf oil producers are benefiting from the sharp fall in crude exports from Iran through increased export revenues, according to analysis by the US government's Energy Information Administration. Excluding sanctions-hit Iran, members of the Opec cartel ...
Iran Gets Creative Over Energy Payments from Turkey and Pakistan
First begun in 1979 following the seizure of the U.S. embassy in Tehran, Iran is now subject to three differing sets of sanctions – the U.S., the European Union and the United Nations. Implemented over fears of covert nuclear weapons development hidden ...
Iraq to Import Natural Gas From Iran
An Iraqi government spokesman says Baghdad has signed a deal with Iran to import natural gas for power generation, further intertwining the economies of the two Shiite-dominated countries. Electricity Ministry spokesman Musab al-Mudaris said Tuesday ...
Iran's New President Reaches Out
Last Saturday, incoming Iranian President Hassan Rouhani tweeted approvingly that “131 [U.S.] Congressmen have signed a letter calling on President #Obama to give peace a chance with Iran's new president #Rouhani.” He followed it later in the day with ...
An Opening in Iran
Iran's Khamenei says US not trustworthy
New Iran president expected to tap US-educated advisers, bringing 'worldly ...