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Iran to withstand US sanctions relying on its competency, abilities 29 Jun 2018

Iran to withstand US sanctions relying on its competency, abilities

 Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said Iran will resist US unilateral pressures and sanctions relying on its abilities. Responding to a senior US State Department official’s announcement that Washington is pressuring its allies to slash Iranian oil imports to zero level by November,” Bahram Ghasemi said “it seems that Trump has forgot that today […]

U.S. issues new sanctions against Iran 31 May 2018

U.S. issues new sanctions against Iran

The U.S. Treasury Department announced Wednesday that Washington had imposed new sanctions on Iran. In particular, the U.S. sanctioned six individuals and three companies. According to the US Treasury Department’s statement, Washington is targeting the Ansar-e Hezbollah organization and the Hanista programming group with their punitive measures. (Source: Sputniknews)

Poland opposes actions that would weaken U.S. sanctions on Iran 30 May 2018

Poland opposes actions that would weaken U.S. sanctions on Iran

Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz says Warsaw opposes any EU actions that would weaken U.S. sanctions against Iran, as the EU continues to look for ways to preserve the nuclear agreement after U.S. withdrawal. According to the Associated Press, Czaputowicz said encouraging the continued operation of European companies in Iran could weaken U.S. sanctions, and […]

‘Internal frictions, not U.S. sanctions, make Iran vulnerable’ 29 May 2018

‘Internal frictions, not U.S. sanctions, make Iran vulnerable’

TEHRAN – Iran’s deputy parliament speaker says the main problem is not the U.S. sanctions but internal frictions which have made the country vulnerable. “If we want to stand up to America, the only thing that has made us vulnerable is domestic frictions not America’s sanctions,” Masoud Pezeshkian said in an interview with Farhikhtegan newspaper […]

28 May 2018

Private sector able to thwart sanctions weapon, create opportunity

 In his meeting with the business executives, President Rouhani said, “if we stand together, we’ll turn any sanction into opportunity.” President described export-based national economy as one of the requirements and main policies of the state and stated, “if we stand together, we will turn any sanction into an opportunity.” Speaking late on Sunday in […]

‘Iran to handle U.S. sanctions on its aviation sector’ 26 May 2018

‘Iran to handle U.S. sanctions on its aviation sector’

TEHRAN- Iran will properly manage the U.S.-led sanctions on its aviation sector and entities as it did during the past years, the spokesman of Iran Civil Aviation Organization told IRIB. Iranian aviation industry has been under sanctions during the recent years and could manage the pressures, Reza Jafarzadeh said, adding: “We will rely on our […]

Any new US sanctions on Iran violate resolution 2231 11 May 2018

Any new US sanctions on Iran violate resolution 2231

Following Trump’s pullout from Iran nuclear deal, President Rouhani said Thu. that any new US sanctions against Iran will be contrary to international rules and the UN Security Council Resolution 2231. President Rouhani made the remark in a telephone conversation with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, following Trump’s decision to withdraw from the multilateral […]

US sanctions six Iranians, three business entities 11 May 2018

US sanctions six Iranians, three business entities

The US Treasury has blacklisted six individuals reportedly associated with Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and three related business entities, just days after the US withdrew from the 2015 nuclear deal. The list of sanctioned individuals was updated Thursday with the names of Meghdad Amini, Mohammad Hasan Khodai, Said Najafpur, Masud Nikbakht, Foad Salehi and Mohammadreza […]

Iran threatens to retaliate against new U.S. sanctions 15 Jan 2018

Iran threatens to retaliate against new U.S. sanctions

TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry issued a statement on Saturday condemning the new U.S. sanctions on a number of Iranian individuals and entities, threatening to retaliate. The statement followed after U.S. President Donald Trump extended waivers of key economic sanctions on Iran for another 120 days, but imposed new sanctions on 14 Iranian individuals […]

US sanctions five firms tied to Iran’s missiles program 05 Jan 2018

US sanctions five firms tied to Iran’s missiles program

The US has imposed sanctions on five Iranian companies it alleges are tied to the Islamic Republic’s development of ballistic missiles. The Treasury Department linked the measure to the recent wave of deadly unrest that has hit some areas in Iran, though the US has targeted Tehran’s missile program in the past too for other […]