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Iran Embargo

Big Oil Argued for U.S. Crude Exports to Fend Off Iran, But First Exporter Vitol Group Also Exported Iran's Oil

Steve Horn | Posted 12.29.2015 | Green
Steve Horn

The American Petroleum Institute (API) successfully lobbied for an end to the 40-year ban on exporting U.S.-produced crude oil in part by making a geopolitical argument: Iran and Russia have the ability to export their oil, so why not unleash America?

Fiorina Spins a New Lie, and Her Issues With Truth Look Compulsive

Eric Schmeltzer | Posted 09.24.2015 | Politics
Eric Schmeltzer

"That was after my time," Fiorina said. Interesting. First, Redington Gulf was named Wholesaler of the Year for HP in 2003, when Carly Fiorina was very much the CEO. Second, this is a totally different answer than the one she delivered a week ago, to Chris Wallace.

Carly Fiorina Lies To Fox, Has A Bri-Wi Problem

Eric Schmeltzer | Posted 09.21.2015 | Politics
Eric Schmeltzer

Carly Fiorina has a big problem with the truth. More specifically, she has a problem with embellishing the truth, in a manner very reminiscent of disgraced NBC anchor Brian Williams. In what is becoming a pattern, Fiorina takes what is true, and adds made-up embellishments (lies) to it, for dramatic effect.

Report: Iranian Arms Smugglers Use European Firms To Dodge Embargo

Reuters | Posted 03.31.2012 | World

STOCKHOLM, Jan 30 (Reuters) - Iranian traffickers, trying to dodge an embargo imposed by Western nations over Iran's nuclear programme, are smugglin...

Russia Lashes Out At European Sanctions On Iran

AP | Posted 03.24.2012 | World

MOSCOW -- Russia's Foreign Ministry is criticizing the new European Union sanctions against Iran, saying they are a severe mistake likely to worsen te...

Mahmoud Reza Banki, Accused Of Violating The Iran Embargo, Denied Bail

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A management consultant charged with violating the Iran Trade Embargo was denied bail Thursday despite his claims that he would not b...