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Iran sanctions


Iran imposes sanctions on 15 U.S. officials as nuclear talks stall

April 09, 2022 4:22 pm

Almost all the officials named served during Trump's administration which imposed sanctions on Iranian officials, politicians and companies and withdrew the United States from the Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers.

Iran will expel UN nuclear inspectors unless sanctions are lifted -lawmaker

January 10, 2021 9:53 am

"Once again the Iranian regime is using its nuclear program to extort the international community and threaten regional security," Pompeo said.

Iran leader bans import of US, UK COVID-19 vaccines, demands sanctions end

January 09, 2021 11:26 am

Iran launched human trials of its first domestic COVID-19 vaccine candidate late last month, saying it could help Iran defeat the pandemic despite U.S. sanctions that affect its ability to import vaccines.

US imposes sweeping new sanctions on Iran

September 22, 2020 12:06 am

Trump said he has issued a new Executive Order, restoring United Nations sanctions on Iran, and imposing new sanctions and export controls on more than two dozen entities and individuals that support Iran's nuclear, missile, and conventional arms-related activities.

Rouhani: US has lost opportunity to lift Iran sanctions amid coronavirus

April 01, 2020 3:55 pm

Trump has adopted a "maximum pressure" policy on Iran aimed at persuading Tehran to negotiate a broader deal that further constrains its nuclear programme, limits its missile programme and curbs its use of proxy forces in Iraq, Yemen and Lebanon.

No American or Iraqi lives were lost in Iranian attacks on US bases: Donald Trump

January 09, 2020 7:54 am

Donald Trump began his address to the nation by saying that as long as he is President, Iran will never be allowed to have a nuclear weapon.

US imposes new Iran sanctions, but waives others

November 01, 2019 11:55 am

President Donald Trump's administration last year pulled out of the 2015 nuclear deal in which Iran agreed to limit its nuclear program in return for the lifting of sanctions that crippled its economy.

Punjab: Basmati’s early variety fetches lower price than last year, arhtiyas blame sanctions on Iran

September 17, 2019 3:34 am

While traders said that US sanctions on Iran, which is a big importer of Basmati from India, was the reason behind the slump, the farmers blamed the arhtiyas of ganging up to show less demand in order to keep the prices artificially lower.

Iran's nuclear chief: European Union has failed to fulfil 2015 deal commitments

September 08, 2019 5:44 pm

"Unfortunately the European parties have failed to fulfil their commitments... The deal is not a one-way street and Iran will act accordingly as we have done so far by gradually downgrading our commitments," said Ali Akbar Salehi, director of Iran's nuclear energy agency.

Amidst tensions with Iran, US tells commercial vessels to send Gulf transit plans in advance

August 08, 2019 3:21 pm

Traffic through the Strait has become the focus for a standoff between Iran and the United States after President Donald Trump last year quit a 2015 nuclear pact and reimposed sanctions on Tehran.