Sanctions against Iran

Trump: Iran not in compliance with nuclear deal

US President Donald Trump said he doesn't believe Iran is in compliance with the 2015 deal to curtail its nuclear weapons program, weeks after his administration certified that it is in compliance.  "I …

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Europe won't allow US to withdraw from JCPOA

Tensions in relations between the US and Iran are growing. Vestnik Kavkaza asked Stanislav Ivanov, leading researcher at the Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Russian Academy of Sciences, how much will …

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Iran drafts bill to confront US sanctions

Iranian lawmakers have drafted a bill to react against a recent approval by the US House of Representatives on introducing fresh sanctions on the Islamic Republic, a senior diplomat said, Trend reported. Abbas Araqchi, an Iranian deputy …

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US Congress introduces bill on sanctions against Russia

A senior House Democrat says congressional negotiators have reached an agreement on a sweeping Russia sanctions package, to punish Moscow for meddling in U.S. elections and belligerence toward Ukraine, ABC news reports. In a statement …

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Tehran responds to Washington's sanctions

The Iranian parliament said it will introduce a measure in reaction to Washington “adventurism” in the Middle East, ISNA reported. "The U.S. needs to get this message clearly. Their undertakings represent a …

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Trump says Iran complying with nuclear deal

US President Donald Trump's administration declared that Iran was complying with its nuclear agreement with world powers, but warned that Tehran was in default of the spirit of the accord and that Washington would look for …

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Washington preparing new sanctions against Tehran - media

The US administration is expected to ratchet up pressure on Iran with a slew of new sanctions targeting the Islamic Republic's illicit ballistic missile program and regional support for terrorism, according to senior U.S. officials who deemed …

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Iran reveals plans on oil output in 2017

Iran's oil output will rise to around 4 million barrels per day by the end of the year, Iran's deputy oil minister for trade and international affairs Amir Hossein Zamaninia said on Wednesday as the OPEC member tries to …

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