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Iran Nuclear Sanctions

Iran Nuclear Deal Takes Effect

Reuters | Chloe Angyal | Posted 10.18.2015 | Politics

NEW YORK, Oct 18 (Reuters) - The United States was set to issue conditional sanctions waivers for Iran on Sunday, though it cautioned they will not ta...

Treasury: No, Iran Is Not Getting $150 Billion From The Nuclear Deal

The Huffington Post | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 07.29.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Iran will receive approximately $55 billion in sanctions relief once the nuclear deal is implemented, said Treasury Secretary Jack Lew -...

Jessica Schulberg

State Department Slams Last-Minute Push To Sabotage Iran Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 07.02.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Senate’s two leading Iran hawks are pushing for legislation that would extend sanctions against Iran for 10 years, despite repeate...

Jessica Schulberg

Senators Push Iran Sanctions Extension Ahead Of Nuclear Deal Deadline

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 06.06.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With less than a month before the deadline for a nuclear deal with Iran, Sens. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) and Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) filed an ame...

Jessica Schulberg

The Toughest Job At AIPAC: Selling Iran Diplomacy

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 03.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Selling nuclear diplomacy with Iran was perhaps the toughest job at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee's annual conference thi...

Obama Starts To Turn Tide Against Lobby's Sanctions Bill

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 03.19.2014 | Politics
MJ Rosenberg

If AIPAC is to successfully manipulate U.S. foreign policy on behalf of the Israeli government, it must do so surreptitiously. The night flower thrives in the shade and the media has permitted it to stay there.

Iran Reportedly Speeding Up Nuclear Program

Reuters | Posted 06.17.2013 | World

By Fredrik Dahl VIENNA, April 17 (Reuters) - Iran is increasing the number of advanced uranium enrichment centrifuges installed at its...

Major Powers To Offer Iran Sanctions Relief In Nuclear Talks

Reuters | Posted 04.27.2013 | World

ALMATY, Feb 25 (Reuters) - Major powers will offer Iran some sanctions relief during talks in Almaty, Kazakhstan, this week if Tehran agrees to curb...

U.S.: Iraq Is Helping Iran Avoid Sanctions

The New York Times | Posted 10.18.2012 | World

When President Obama announced last month that he was barring a Baghdad bank from any dealings with the American banking system, it was a rare acknowl...

Preventing Congress From Killing a Future Deal With Iran

Loren White | Posted 07.22.2012 | World
Loren White

While it is far too early to predict an imminent solution, some guarded optimism seems justified that progress on the nuclear standoff with Iran may finally be obtainable.

The Iran Deterrence Debate

Jayshree Bajoria | Posted 03.13.2012 | World
Jayshree Bajoria

For now, the Obama administration is rallying its international partners to impose tougher sanctions that target Iran's economy. Some analysts say a diplomatic solution is the only answer.