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Lawmakers Slam German President for Lauding Iran’s Islamic Revolution

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 25, 2019 at 9:00am 2/25/2019 at 9:00am

German lawmakers have criticized the country’s President Frank-Walter Steinmeier for sending a congratulatory message to the Iranian regime on the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution.
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Tehran Complains as European Countries Stop Iran Oil Imports

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 8, 2019 at 7:00am 2/8/2019 at 7:00am
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In what can only be described as another diplomatic victory for President Donald Trump’s administration, European countries have stopped importing Iranian oil. The Iranian regime has admitted that European buyers have refused to touch Iranian oil despite temporary waivers extended to them by the United States.

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Germany Bans Iran’s Terror-Linked Mahan Air

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 21, 2019 at 3:30pm 1/21/2019 at 3:30pm
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German authorities have banned the Iranian airline Mahan Air from operating in the country amid fears of espionage and terrorism.  Iran’s second largest airline has been linked to regime’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard, a U.S.-designated terrorist group.

The German Federal Aviation Office, equivalent of the U.S. FAA, has barred the airline from landing in the country...

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Europe ‘Tiptoes’ Towards Trump’s Iran Policy, Reuters Reports

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 2:00pm 1/19/2019 at 2:00pm
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In what can only be described as another foreign policy win for President Donald Trump, the European countries are ‘tiptoeing’ towards Washington’s position on Iran, Reuters reported Friday. Describing the recent shift in European diplomacy, the news agency noted that the “new approach moves Europe closer to U.S. President Donald Trump’s...

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German Army Catches Iranian Spy In Its Ranks

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 11:00am 1/17/2019 at 11:00am

German army has caught an Iranian spy working in its ranks. A 50-year-old German-Afghan man has been arrested on charges of spying for Iran’s Ministry of Intelligence (MOIS). The man, named by the state prosecutor as Abdul Hamid S., has been passing on sensitive military intelligence to the Iranian spy agency for many...

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EU-Iran Trade in Decline as US Sanctions Bite

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 12, 2019 at 4:00pm 1/12/2019 at 4:00pm
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Trade between Iran and the European Union is in sharp decline, official Iranian figures show. The drop comes despite EU’s ongoing efforts to bypass the U.S. sanctions. In November, President Donald Trump imposed a new round of sanctions on Iran’s oil, shipping and banking sectors.

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Blogger Jailed for ‘Insulting Islam’ Dies in Iranian Prison

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 7:00am 12/19/2018 at 7:00am
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An Iranian activist jailed for ‘insulting Islam’ on social media has died after a prolonged hunger strike, media reports say.

Vahid Sayadi Nasiri, a 37-year-old Iranian blogger, was arrested in 2015 and received an eight year jail sentence for “insulting Islamic sanctities” and criticizing Iran’s Shi’a Islamist regime, the U.S.-based watchdog Iran...

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Merkel Reportedly Lobbied EU Countries Not to Move Embassies to Jerusalem

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at 11:00am 12/4/2018 at 11:00am
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been working behind the scenes to prevent European Union member countries from recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, the newspaper Jerusalem Post reported.

The revelation was made by Tomas Sandell, the director of the European Coalition for Israel in Brussels. Chancellor Merkel made a series of calls to...

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US Accuses Iran Of Concealing Chemical Weapons Program

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 24, 2018 at 2:00pm 11/24/2018 at 2:00pm
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The United States has accused Iran of hiding its chemical weapon-related activities. Tehran was failing to report military facilities designed to manufacture chemical-filled aerial bombs, and maintained stockpiles of toxic munitions, in violation of the 1997 international chemicals weapons convention.

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EU, Iran Push for Non-Dollar Trade, Defy US Sanctions

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 16, 2018 at 7:00am 11/16/2018 at 7:00am
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The European Union may switch to non-dollar transactions to protect its trade with Iran in the wake of the latest U.S. sanctions, Reuters news agency reports. The news comes as Iran’s European trading partners are working to set up a Special Purpose Vehicle, which is a payment clearance house where Iran’s proceeds from...

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SWIFT Suspends Some of Iran’s Access as Trump Admin Restores Sanctions

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 5, 2018 at 5:00pm 11/5/2018 at 5:00pm
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President Donald Trump’s administration has officially restored sanctions on Iran that went away with the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal.

At the same time, SWIFT, a financial messaging service based in Belgium, announced it will suspend “some unspecified Iranian banks’ access to its messaging system in the interest...

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Trump Administration to Reimpose Sanctions on Iran With a Few Exceptions

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 2, 2018 at 12:00pm 11/2/2018 at 12:00pm
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President Donald Trump’s administration has announced that it will reimpose sanctions on Iran that were terminated under the 2015 nuclear deal. A few countries received exemptions. From Fox News:

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin announced the sanctions on Iran’s shipping, financial and energy sectors. Particularly, the sanctions...

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Top Chinese Bank to Halt Iranian Payments Ahead of US Deadline

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 9:00am 10/24/2018 at 9:00am
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A leading Chinese bank, which acted as the main conduit for payments to Iran, is halting financial transactions with the Islamic Republic, Reuters news agency reports. The state-owned Bank of Kunlun’s decision was made “under pressure” of impending U.S. sanctions due to take effect early November, news reports disclose.

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Germany to Extradite Iranian Diplomat over Terror Plot

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 1:00pm 10/2/2018 at 1:00pm
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A German court has ordered the extradition of an Iranian diplomat suspected of involvement in a bomb plot over to Belgium, German media reported. Assadollah Assadi, a diplomat posted to Vienna, was arrested by German police in early July for planning an attack on an Iranian opposition rally in France.

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India Cuts Iranian Oil Imports Ahead of November Deadline

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 16, 2018 at 12:00pm 9/16/2018 at 12:00pm
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India, the second biggest oil customer for Iran, has begun cutting Iranian crude oil imports ahead of the November deadline set by the Trump administration, Indian newspapers report. The United States is expected to impose a fresh round of crippling sanction on Tehran in early November, targeting the country’s oil industry...

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John Kerry Should be Made to Answer for His Meetings With Iran

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 15, 2018 at 10:00am 9/15/2018 at 10:00am

Former Secretary of State John Kerry recently admitted that he has had meetings with officials from Iran since leaving office. One of the points Kerry relayed to them was that they should wait out the Trump presidency. It’s nearly impossible to imagine the firestorm this would set off among Democrats and...

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Iran’s Ayatollah Says Europe Can’t Save Nuclear Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 1:00pm 8/30/2018 at 1:00pm
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With US sanctions biting deep into Iran’s economy, country’s theocratic leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has admitted that European countries cannot to save the 2015 nuclear deal, Reuters news agency reported.

“There is no problem with negotiations and keeping contact with the Europeans, but you should give up hope on them over economic...

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