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Iranian Sanctions

Iraq War Veterans Sue Major Banks For Alleged Role In Deadly Military Attacks

Reuters | Posted 01.11.2015 | Business

(Adds four banks declining to comment in paragraph 3, adds law professor in paragraphs 10-11) By Alison Frankel NEW YOR...

Americans Must Exercise Their Power to Check Congress on Iran Sanctions

Thomas J. Buonomo | Posted 04.01.2014 | Politics
Thomas J. Buonomo

Many legislators are attempting to force the Obama administration's hand on additional sanctions out of a mistaken belief that increasing economic pressure now will strengthen the U.S. negotiating position. It is more likely that this move would provoke Iranian leaders to ratchet up their nuclear enrichment program, which the Iranian parliament has threatened to do in response to increased sanctions.

Congress Pushes for War With Iran

Stephen Zunes | Posted 08.15.2012 | Politics
Stephen Zunes

President Obama's "red line" on Iran -- the point at which his administration would consider taking military action against the country -- has been the reactionary regime's actual procurement of nuclear weapons.

Oil Giant Struggling With Iran Sanctions

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2012 | Business

By Richard Mably and Peg Mackey LONDON, March 25 (Reuters) - Royal Dutch Shell is struggling to pay off $1 billion that it owes Iran f...