Sanctions against Iran

Israel: Russia to save Iran from sanctions

Moscow plans to aid Tehran to prevent economic damage with tacit support from Europe, the Israeli Foreign Ministry said. According to the ministry, Russia and Iran have agreed on a mechanism to spare Iran the impact of what are intended …

 Riyadh ready to replace Iranian oil

Following U.S. President Donald Trump’s pressure to tame surging crude prices, Saudi Arabia’s crown prince Mohammed Bin Salman said the world’s top exporter is doing its part by pumping …

U.S. actively considering waivers on Iran oil sanctions

The Trump administration is actively considering waivers on sanctions it will reimpose next month for countries that are reducing their imports of Iranian oil, a U.S. government official said on Friday. As Reuters writes in an article …

Truck drivers continue protests in Iran

The strike by Iranian truck drivers, over low wages and high cost of spare parts, has continued in the country. The truck drivers are protesting what they call "terrible working conditions". They are demanding better pay, …

Rouhani: Europe takes big step to save JCPOA

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani praised Europe for taking a “big step” toward maintaining business with Iran after the unilateral U.S. withdrawal from a 2015 nuclear deal and re-imposition of new sanctions on the …

UN orders U.S. to lift some Iran sanctions

The United Nations' highest court ordered the United States to lift sanctions on Iran that affect imports of humanitarian goods and products and services linked to the safety of civil aviation. U.S. President Donald …