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China To Fund $20B In Iran Projects Despite Sanctions

AP | Posted 11.02.2013 | World

TEHRAN, Iran -- TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A report by an Iranian media website says China has agreed to finance $20 billion in development projects in Ira...

The Coming Collapse of Iran Sanctions

Flynt and Hillary Mann Leverett | Posted 04.27.2013 | World
Flynt and Hillary Mann Leverett

America is on a collision course with China over sanctions. If, at congressional insistence, the administration later this year demands that China sharply cut Iranian oil imports and that Chinese banks stop virtually any Iran-related transactions, Beijing will say no.

Obama Orders New Sanctions On Iran

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 09.30.2012 | World

WASHINGTON — Seeking to ratchet up pressure on Iran, President Barack Obama on Tuesday ordered new sanctions on Iran's energy sector and on fore...

Nuclear Deal With Iran All for Show

Emma Belcher | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Emma Belcher

If the Obama administration's goal is to build support for harsher sanctions by making Iran appear recalcitrant, proposing a stillborn deal disguised as engagement is a shrewd approach.

China Opposes Iran Sanctions Sought By U.S.

nytimes.com | ANDREW JACOBS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING China will not support increased sanctions on Iran as a way to curb its nuclear program, a government spokeswoman said Thursday...