US makes it easier to sell medical supplies to Iran
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Thursday expanded the list of medical devices that can be exported to Iran without special permission, as it seeks to show support for humanitarian needs in a country that has been hit hard by Western ...
US opens more exports of medical equipment to Iran
US Treasury Tries to Boost Medical Sales to Iran
US planning to tighten Iran sanctions before Rowhani's inauguration
Renault May Scale Back in Iran
Wall Street Journal
The surprise election of moderate Hasan Rouhani as Iran's president last month has rekindled hope in Tehran of a thaw in its relations with the West and of possible relief in mounting sanctions. But new U.S. sanctions targeting Iran's automotive sector ...
Will the House Lead a Preemptive Strike to Kill New Iran Talks?
As an Anglican ex-bishop, I can tell you: Iran's new president could be our ...
Don't force an irresponsible vote on Iran sanctions
Four men stand trial in Hamburg for having violated the Iran trade embargo. A ...
With most countries, exporting some sorts of special valves to them wouldn't even be worth a mention. Yet exporting them to Iran is a different matter – it's banned under the EU embargo. Kianzad Ka., Gholamali Ka., Hamid Kh. and Rudolf M. stand accused ...
Franklin Graham: Why is Obama Silent as Iran Tortures American Pastor?
One of the nation's most prominent evangelical leaders wants to know why President Obama has remained silent as Iran tortures an American pastor held captive in one of the Islamic republic's most notorious prisons. Franklin Graham, the president of the ...
US Must Mandate Zero Oil Exports for Iran
The Weekly Standard (blog)
The momentum to restrict Iranian oil exports has stalled, and it is time for Congress to eschew a more gradualist approach and mandate zero oil exports with zero waivers. This, along with more concrete military pressure, could increase the otherwise ...
UK snubs Iranian president's inauguration
US planning to tighten Iran sanctions
Sleiman to visit Iran for Rouhani's ceremony
NY regulator expands probe into reinsurers' Iran ties
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York's top financial regulator has expanded a probe into whether reinsurance companies have written policies on international trade with Iran, which could potentially violate new U.S. sanctions. In a letter posted to its ...
American Pastor Saeed: 300 Illegal Days in an Iranian Prison
American Center for Law and Justice
Today is the 300th day of American Pastor Saeed Abedini's illegal imprisonment in Iran – 300 days away from his wife and kids, 300 days of torment for his Christian faith, 300 days and counting. Nearly a year ago, the Iranian Revolutionary Guard raided ...
Iran, belatedly, invites Snowden to visit, 'elaborate' on US spying practices
Washington Post (blog)
“Since one of the United States' illegal actions disclosed by you is spying on the Iranian citizens, we invite you to visit Iran and elaborate on the US administration's measures in this regard in detail,” the letter said. NGOs in Iran are, typically ...
Iran Extends Asylum to Snowden with the Minor Stipulation of Sharing ...
Human Rights Watch
Iran: Sufi Activists Convicted in Unfair Trials
Human Rights Watch
(Beirut) – Iran's judiciary should abandon charges and quash the verdicts against 11 members of a Sufi sect convicted in unfair trials and informed of their sentences in July 2013. Those in detention should be freed immediately and unconditionally.
Iran offers India sovereign guarantee for oil shipments
Iran has offered sovereign guarantees for tankers shipping its crude oil to India as the OPEC state moves to further its support for crude exports to the South Asian country. The offer made to India by Iran's Ministry of Industries, Mines and Trade ...
A Bad Time to Lose Iran
A growing Iraq-Iran economic rivalry in India bolsters stability
Oil firms ditch govt's Iran insurance pool