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Trump Designates Iran’s Revolutionary Guards as Terrorist Group

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 8, 2019 at 11:00am 4/8/2019 at 11:00am
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The White House has officially designated Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as a Foreign Terrorist Organization (FTO).

In a statement, President Donald Trump said that he and the Department of State “recognizes that Iran is not only a State Sponsor of Terrorism, but that the IRGC actively participates in, finances, and promotes...

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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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EU Seeks to End Dollar ‘Monopoly’ in Oil Trade

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 15, 2019 at 7:00am 2/15/2019 at 7:00am
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The European Union wants to challenge the longstanding dominance of the U.S. dollar in oil trade, the French broadcaster EuroNews reported. Brussels has created a working group comprising of representatives from European trade and industry to “challenge the dominance of the dollar” in energy trade and promote the use of euro to price oil...

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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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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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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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US Sanctions Russia-Iran Oil Network Funding Hezbollah, Hamas

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 22, 2018 at 3:00pm 11/22/2018 at 3:00pm

The U.S. Treasury has sanctioned an illicit Iranian-Russian network supplying oil to the Syrian regime. The elaborate oil scheme was used to finance the Islamic terror groups Hamas and Hezbollah, a department press release said Tuesday.

The covert shipment of Iranian oil was run by the aid of the Russian state-owned company Promsyrioimport. The network...

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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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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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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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Trump Imposes ‘Biting Sanctions’ on Iran as Regime Faces More Protests

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 11:00am 8/7/2018 at 11:00am

President Donald Trump tweeted this morning that his administration has imposed “biting sanctions” against Iran as the regime continues to face protests from fed-up citizens.

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German Central Bank Set to Bar $400 Million Cash Delivery to Iran

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 11:00am 8/2/2018 at 11:00am
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Germany’s central bank, the Bundesbank, has revised its regulations to stop Iran from withdrawing €320 million ($400 million) in cash from the country’s bank accounts. Under the new conditions, the Bundesbank can stop cash transfers that violate US Treasury sanctions, the German newspaper BILD disclosed.

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Trump Warns Iran President Rouhani of Severe Consequences if He Threatens America Again

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 23, 2018 at 9:00am 7/23/2018 at 9:00am
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Over the weekend, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned President Donald Trump that “war with Iran is the mother of all wars” and war will happen if the U.S. keeps provoking Iran while Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivered his speech “Supporting Iranian Voices” in California.

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EU Wants US to Exempt European Firms from Sanctions on Iran

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 3:00pm 6/7/2018 at 3:00pm
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The European Union has called on the U.S. not to punish European firms that trade with Iran, German daily Die Welt reported Thursday. In a letter to the U.S. officials, the EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini “appealed to the...

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