Iran Headlines

  • Leading GOP lawmakers urge Mnuchin to close secret Obama Iran nuclear deal loopholes

    Key Republican lawmakers are urging Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to push international money-laundering regulators to seal what they say is a loophole that the Obama administration secretly sought to exploit to connect Iran with American banks, despite repeatedly assuring Congress that Tehran would not be given access to the U.S. ...

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  • Assad presses assault in southwest Syria, civilians flee

    BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian government forces pounded rebel-held areas of the southwest with artillery on Thursday, in a steady escalation by President Bashar al-Assad who has vowed to win back the area bordering Jordan and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.

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  • OPEC strives for deal to raise oil output as Iran resists

    VIENNA (Reuters) - OPEC was struggling on Thursday to agree on raising oil output, with Saudi Arabia warning of supply shortages and price rallies but Iran holding out against a deal at the group's meeting the following day.

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  • Trump's foreign policy will make Europe stronger, U.S. official says

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's tough stance on Iran, new tariffs on European Union metal imports and U.S. demands for higher defence spending in Europe are part of a strategy to strengthen the West, a senior U.S. official said on Thursday.

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  • Iran says doesn't think OPEC can reach deal

    VIENNA, June 21 (Reuters) - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said on Thursday he still believes OPEC cannot reach a compromise decision on raising oil...

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  • Trump's foreign policy will make Europe stronger, U.S. official says

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's tough stance on Iran, new tariffs on European Union metal imports and U.S. demands for higher defense spending in Europe are part of a strategy to strengthen the West, a senior U.S. official said on Thursday.

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