Tag search "Sanctions"

Direct US threats to Iranian tourism

Direct US threats to Iranian tourism

Three years ago, the US changed its visa waiver law and tried to indirectly threaten Iran’s tourism. Now, US consulates and embassies in certain Asian and European countries, and even in Iran’s neighboring countries, are overtly pressurizing travel agents and threatening them to stop sending tourists to Iran.

More
Trump's Iran policy: Much ado about nothing

Trump's Iran policy: Much ado about nothing

The Trump administration’s policy of containing and weakening the Islamic Republic of Iran may appear to be going well to causal observers of Iranian affairs, and there is some evidence to support such a view.

More
Next US president should return to JCPOA conditionally

Next US president should return to JCPOA conditionally

To the surprise of many analysts (us included), Iran has continued to abide by the 2015 nuclear deal, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, despite the Trump administration’s decision last year to withdraw from it and reimpose U.S. sanctions. Tehran seems to be betting that if it can weather the economic pressure, come 2021, a new U.S. president could reverse Donald Trump’s decision and re-enter the deal. As long as this hope holds out, the deal’s backers in Tehran appear to have persuaded Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei to stay in the deal for now, capitalizing on the discord between the United States and its European allies, and avoiding the larger snapback of European and United Nations sanctions that would follow if Iran were to return to its nuclear activities.

More
US sanctions more Iranian entities

US sanctions more Iranian entities

The United States has imposed new sanctions on nine Iranian citizens and two entities that it says are engaging in malicious covert actions that have targeted Americans at home and abroad, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in a statement on Wednesday.

More
Secret US program to sabotage Iranian missiles

Secret US program to sabotage Iranian missiles

The Trump White House has accelerated a secret American program to sabotage Iran’s missiles and rockets, according to current and former administration officials, who described it as part of an expanding campaign by the United States to undercut Tehran’s military and isolate its economy.

More
Rouhani: We can talk if you respect int’l law

Rouhani: We can talk if you respect int’l law

The Iranian President has said: “If any parties wish to conduct talks with us on a particular issue, we are always ready to hold logical discussions if they respect our laws and international laws. But, we will not accept coercion and the violation of our national interests.”

More

Popular downloads

Popular products