Iran a 'time bomb' for oil prices
Markets should look for "a significant additional political risk premium on the price of Brent" if nuclear arms talks between Iran and major world powers break down, Nomura has warned. If Iran walks away from the negotiation table over the ...
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Iran’s extensive efforts to improve the country’s human rights situation have faced serious challenges, including politically-motivated meddlesome policies, says an Iranian official.
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the rising threats of terrorism, extremism and narcotics across the Middle East are rooted in trans-regional interference.
Iran hits back after West condemns its human rights record
GENEVA (Reuters) - Iran defended itself on Friday against Western accusations of repression and a sharp rise in executions, including that of a woman hanged for murdering a man she accused of trying to rape her. Mohammad Javad Larijani, secretary ...
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Apple in talks to sell iPhone in IranThe Australian
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A senior Iranian cleric says the recent acid attacks against women in Iran are plots aimed at sabotaging a parliamentary bill empowering people to further promote moralities in the society.
In a closely guarded compound in central Tehran, often referred to simply as Beyt (the house), lives a 75-year-old man whose tenure as Irans supreme leader will expire only on the day he dies. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, one-time revolutionary, has maintained his job-for-life as the politician with ultimate power in Iran for nearly 25 years. But recent news about his health has revived debate on who will replace him and what it will mean for the future of Iran.
The supreme leader is more powerful than Irans elected president, trumping him on decisions of national security and sensitive international issues as well as domestic policy.Continue reading...
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has congratulated Dilma Rousseff on her victory in Brazil’s presidential election to secure a second term in office.
Kerry sounds sensible on Iran?!
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Refusing to insist that Iran shut its nuclear facilities, a position held by the Obama administration as of only 18 months ago, leaves a deal that is unstable and reversible and positions Tehran to use the North Korean playbook to a bomb,” he warns ...
President Obama's Mixed-Up Alliances: Israel v. IranBreitbart News
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Asia buys less Iran crude, but volumes back above 1 million barrels-per-day
Tehran's crude sales would likely surge if Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia and the United States reach any agreement with Iran that would scuttle the sanctions. "Asian imports from Iran are likely to rise after that," said an analyst at a North ...
Asia buys less Iran crude, but volumes back above 1 mln bpdAzerNews
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Russia has once again stressed that Iran should be part of a solution to the ongoing crisis in Syria.