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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks during the cabinet meeting in Tehran, Iran, March 4, 2020
Rouhani claims US ‘humiliated’ in snapback sanctions gambit

“This is a victory not only for Iran but for the international community that an aspirant of hegemony is humiliated in such self-created isolation,” Rouhani said.

Why the courage to confront Iran matters

The US is precisely right to take extreme action against Iran.

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said on Thursday any U.S. or Saudi military strike against Iran
If no one is mourning the Iran deal, sanctions have not snapped back

US President Donald Trump lives in a “parallel universe,” Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif charged on twitter after hearing Pompeo state that the sanctions had been reimposed.

US set to announce new sanctions tied to Iran arms

The United States says it has triggered a “snap back,” or resumption, of virtually all UN sanctions on Iran, including the arms embargo, to come into effect on Saturday.

By REUTERS
21/09/2020
Erdan demands reimposition of Iran sanctions backing US 'snapback'

"Iran has blatantly violated the nuclear agreement and its ambitions to acquire nuclear weapons have been exposed."

German Green Party slammed for courting Iran after wrestler’s execution

Stop the Bomb accused the Greens of apparently deceiving the public, writing as if they did not know they are “dealing with a state terrorist and antisemitic regime.”

UN chief says no action on UN Iran sanctions due to 'uncertainty'

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said last month that he triggered a 30-day process at the council leading to the return of UN sanctions on Iran on Saturday evening.

By REUTERS
20/09/2020
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visiting Sudan, 2020.
US reimposes sanctions on Iran

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Saturday that the US "expects all UN Member States to comply” with snapback sanctions on the Islamic Republic.

FILE PHOTO: Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif looks on during a meeting with Russia's For
Iran's Zarif says world should oppose US sanctions or expect same

The Trump administration says that on Saturday all United Nations sanctions on Iran have to be restored.

By REUTERS
20/09/2020
Turkey's Halkbank urges dismissal of Iran sanctions criminal case in US

The US Department of Justice charged Halkbank last October with using money servicers and front companies in Iran, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates to evade sanctions.

By REUTERS
18/09/2020
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