Iran Arrests 3rd British Citizen as Tensions Rise Over Nuclear Deal

Iran Arrests third British Citizen as Tensions Rise Over Nuclear Deal

Britain’s Foreign Office mentioned in an announcement that “we are urgently seeking information from the Iranian authorities following reports of the arrest of a British-Iranian dual national.” The West has accused Iran of utilizing international residents of Iranian descent as bargaining chips in dealings with different international locations ever for the reason that 1979 revolution. […]

DoJ Now Investigating Huawei for Allegedly Violating Iran Sanctions

DoJ Now Investigating Huawei for Allegedly Violating Iran Sanctions

Photo: Sam Rutherford (Gizmodo) In 2017, the US Department of Commerce fined ZTE virtually $900 million for violating sanctions by illegally transport US items to Iran. Then, final week the DoC stepped up the punishment after ZTE failed to completely adjust to its restrictions by slapping a ban on ZTE, stopping it from buying elements […]

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Secret Service Arrests Armed Person Outside Consular Offices

WASHINGTON — An individual with a weapon was arrested Wednesday at a constructing that homes a number of international consular workplaces in Northwest Washington, Secret Service officers mentioned. About 10:45 a.m. Wednesday, Secret Service officers responded to studies of gunfire in a neighborhood that hosts eating places, accommodations, flats and a few diplomatic workplaces. Law […]

U.S. reportedly investigates Huawei over Iran sanctions violations

U.S. reportedly investigates Huawei over Iran sanctions violations

(Reuters) — Federal prosecutors in New York have been investigating since at the least final 12 months whether or not Chinese tech firm Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. violated U.S. sanctions in relation to Iran, in accordance with sources acquainted with the state of affairs. The prosecutors have been investigating alleged delivery of U.S.-origin merchandise to […]

Opinion

Opinion

While we admire this bipartisan effort, the measure may very well give presidents extra energy to resolve when, the place and towards whom Americans can battle, by approving present navy operations that started with out congressional approval, and by permitting presidents to increase that scope of motion with solely a minimal function by Congress. That’s […]

For Macron, a Warm Embrace Before Trump Assails the Iran Nuclear Deal

For Macron, a Warm Embrace Before Trump Assails the Iran Nuclear Deal

Mr. Macron, who plans to foyer Mr. Trump throughout his go to to not abandon the accord, stated the discussions would transcend the settlement itself and deal with a broader containment technique for Iran. “The Iran deal is an important issue, but we have to take a far broader picture, which is security in the […]

Iran bans banks from buying and selling cryptocurrencies

The ban is an extension of anti-laundering company’s ban handed in December. While Iran’s state of affairs is extra unstable than China’s, the target is probably going the identical: this might cut back the probability that anxious merchants will purchase up cryptocurrency and promote standard cash. While codecs like bitcoin have their very own problems […]

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Saudi Arabia’s authorities officers, and significantly its highly effective crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, usually discuss pushing again a harmful Iranian menace. But the reality is, regardless of this discuss, the international coverage emanating from Riyadh is pushed primarily by home politics. Prince Mohammed is aware of fearful enemy is a key to his personal […]

Pressed by Hard-Liners, U.S.-Trained Environmentalist Quits Post in Iran

Pressed by Hard-Liners, U.S.-Trained Environmentalist Quits Post in Iran

An American-educated Iranian professional on water high quality who returned to Iran to take a cabinet-level job within the authorities of President Hassan Rouhani formally resigned in exile on Wednesday, a month after having left the nation whereas below stress from hard-liners. In a letter posted on his Twitter account, the professional, Kaveh Madani, 36, […]

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Opinion

Iran claims it’s establishing bases in Syria to guard it from Israel, however Israel has no designs on Syria; it truly prefers the satan it is aware of there — Assad — over chaos. And it has not intervened within the civil warfare there besides to stop the growth of Iran’s army infrastructure there or […]