Donald Trump wants, above all, to conclude a new agreement with Iran to be able to put his name on it and to be congratulated in the eyes of the whole world. He does not fundamentally wish regime.. Eurasia Review - Published
Washington’s policy of exerting maximum pressure on Tehran, in response to its spoiler regional role and weapons development, is putting the two capitals on a confrontational path entailing dire.. Eurasia Review - Published
According to a report by Reuters, on Tuesday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that Iran will continue to export oil despite US pressure aimed at reducing the country's crude shipments to zero. In..
In an interview on CBS "Face the Nation", Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif reiterated his charge that a group of foreign powers plus President Donald Trump's national security advisor John..
The United States must be prepared for consequences if it tries to stop Iran from selling oil and using the Strait of Hormuz, Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned on Wednesday. Zachary..
Reuters reports that oil prices skyrocketed to near six-month highs on Tuesday as President Trump tightened sanctions on Iran. The increase sent shares of energy companies higher but overall failed to..
According to Reuters, Crude oil jumped almost 3% on Monday after the United States said it will tighten a clamp-down on Iranian oil exports in May while U.S. equities were little changed as Wall Street..
According to Reuters, the United States demanded a cut off of Iranian oil exports to major importers like China and India who had been granted exemptions from sanctions. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo..
The United States on Monday said it will eliminate in May all waivers granted to eight economies allowing them to buy Iranian oil without facing U.S. sanctions, as it ratcheted up pressure to choke off..
Sources close to Reuters said that the U.S. is planning to announce an end to sanctions waivers on the import of oil from Iran, in an effort to drive the amount of oil exported from the country down to..
BEIJING (AP) — The foreign ministers of China and Iran have met in Beijing amid heightened Middle East tensions and efforts by Tehran to keep its world markets open. Wang Yi, whose country has been a.. Seattle Times - Published
Iran's foreign minister has met with his Indian counterpart in New Delhi, days after India decided to follow U.S. restrictions on buying Iranian oil. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
This is the first day of the Trump administration's renewed sanctions on Iran's oil exports. Benham Ben Taleblu, senior fellow at the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies, joins CBSN to discuss.. CBS News - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia says it is responding to an emergency involving an Iranian oil tanker off the coast of Jiddah. The kingdom said early Thursday it received a distress.. Seattle Times - Published
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — An Iranian oil tanker carrying over 1 million barrels of fuel oil suffered a malfunction in the Red Sea off the coast of Saudi Arabia, authorities said Thursday, raising.. Seattle Times - Published
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian leaders are defiant in the wake of President Donald Trump’s decision to impose sanctions on countries that import Iranian oil, vowing to respond to America’s move. The.. Seattle Times - Published
· *The Trump administration announced it would further sanction Iran's energy industry this week, moving closer to its eventual goal of sending oil exports to zero. *
· *This comes at a time when.. Business Insider - Published
BEIJING (AP) — China has told Washington to avoid “wrong moves” that hurt Chinese interests following a U.S. threat to impose sanctions on buyers of Iranian oil. A foreign ministry spokesman,.. Seattle Times - Published
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NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market went on a harrowing round trip the last seven months, but it may be in a healthier place after.. SeattlePI.com - Published
NEW YORK (AP) — Global oil prices are rising in the wake of President Donald Trump's decision to impose sanctions on nations that import Iranian oil and could eventually climb to levels that would.. SeattlePI.com - Published
American middle class consumers are enjoying the strongest wage growth in a decade, but higher gasoline prices are eating a good chunk of that increase for many, and it looks like pump prices are.. Newsmax - Published
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks moved broadly higher in early trading Tuesday as companies started to report their latest financial results in force.
Big names including Hasbro, Lockheed Martin and Twitter.. SeattlePI.com - Published
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Global oil prices are climbing in the wake of the U.S. move to impose sanctions on countries that buy Iranian oil. And analysts said Tuesday that prices could keep heading.. Seattle Times - Published
· *Oil prices jumped to a six-month high on Tuesday after the US government decided not to renew waivers for buyers of Iranian crude after they expire in May, according to Bloomberg.*
· *Nations.. Business Insider - Published
BEIJING (AP) — Beijing on Tuesday again lashed out at a U.S. decision to impose sanctions on countries that buy Iranian oil, calling it a violation of China’s interests that will intensify turmoil.. Seattle Times - Published
SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian stocks mostly rose Tuesday and oil prices soared to their highest level since October after the U.S. said it would soon impose sanctions on all buyers of Iranian oil. Japan’s.. Seattle Times - Published
The Trump administration does not believe any of the small handful of remaining countries that buy Iranian oil will risk U.S. sanctions by continuing to do so after waivers currently in place expire on.. CNSNews.com - Published
Here are the top stories for Monday, April 22nd: Sri Lanka's military gets sweeping police powers; US pressures countries to quit Iranian oil; Police seek new leads in killing of two Ind. teens, White.. USATODAY.com - Published
Major U.S. stock indexes closed mostly lower Monday, as losses in banks and other sectors offset solid gains in energy companies following a surge in crude oil prices.
The price of crude oil rose to.. SeattlePI.com - Published
NEW YORK (AP) — The Trump administration's decision to impose sanctions on countries that buy Iranian oil is raising concerns about global crude supply and sending oil prices to their highest levels.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times