Sanctions against Iran

How Iran gets oil to Venezuela

How Iran gets oil to Venezuela

The widening energy cooperation between the nations is helping cash-scrapped Venezuela obtain supplies to convert its extraheavy oil and boost exports. A Venezuela-owned tanker in March sailed to a remote spot in the Indian …

Iran ready to strike deal on JCPOA once U.S. lifts sanctions

Iran ready to strike deal on JCPOA once U.S. lifts sanctions

Iran is standing ready to conclude an agreement on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) immediately after the visit of Deputy Secretary General of the European External Action Service Enrique Mora to Tehran, if Washington lifts …

How Iran bypasses Western sanctions

How Iran bypasses Western sanctions

Iran’s campaign to bypass US-led sanctions is moving into higher gear as more countries, especially in Asia and Latin America, soften up to barter trade with the Islamic Republic

Iran imposes sanctions on nine US citizens

Iran imposes sanctions on nine US citizens

Iran has placed nine US citizens on its sanctions list for supporting terrorism and human rights violations, a statement released by the Iranian Foreign Ministry on April 9 reads. The Foreign Ministry explained that these individuals …

Iran accesses frozen foreign funds

Iran accesses frozen foreign funds

Iran has made an agreement to release a “considerable amount” of its assets frozen in overseas accounts because of U.S. sanctions, IRNA reported, citing an official source. Sanctions imposed under former President Donald …

Iran’s oil exports increased by 40%

Iran’s oil exports increased by 40%

CEO of the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) Mohsen Khojasteh Mehr said the country managed to increase its oil exports by 40% at the height of restrictive measures imposed by the United States to choke off Iran’s energy …

Iran decries new U.S. sanctions on its missile program

Iran decries new U.S. sanctions on its missile program

Iran on Thursday denounced new U.S. sanctions on its ballistic missile program, saying it is designed to continue the policy of “maximum pressure” against Tehran. Washington on Wednesday announced a new round of sanctions …

USA not to lift sanctions against IRGC

USA not to lift sanctions against IRGC

The US will not lift sanctions against Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) even if the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on Iran's nuclear program is restored, Western media reports, citing US Special Envoy for …

Will Iranian experience help Russia to deal with sanctions

Will Iranian experience help Russia to deal with sanctions

Speaking on March 22 at a meeting of the economic policy committee in the upper house of the Russian parliament, transport minister Vitaly Savelyev said “Russia was being guided by Iran’s experience of how to service aircraft in a similar situation."

Iran nuclear talks on hold. What US fears

Iran nuclear talks on hold. What US fears

Talks in Vienna aimed at restoring the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran have been put on hold after the US announced it had seized the oil cargo of two Iranian ships which it claimed were breaking sanctions, …

Iran to ramp up oil exports after returning to nuclear deal

Iran to ramp up oil exports after returning to nuclear deal

Iran’s foreign minister said on Friday he was prepared to go to Vienna “immediately” to sign a deal with the US to revive the 2015 nuclear accord, but warned he would only do so if western negotiators agreed to meet Tehran’s outstanding demands

Oil amid Ukraine crisis, Iran nuclear talks

Oil amid Ukraine crisis, Iran nuclear talks

Before the meeting of the Security Council of the Russian Federation, where top government officials unanimously called on Russian President Vladimir Putin to recognize the DPR and LPR, oil prices calmed down. This morning, investors …