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Zarif: We knew of Saudi plans to assassinate Iranians

Zarif: We knew of Saudi plans to assassinate Iranians

Since the end of the nuclear deal with the US, Iran once again faces tough new sanctions and in a region with many foes. Farah al-Zaman Shawqi, from The New Arab's sister Arabic-language publication, speaks with Iran Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif about the significance of the new economic penalties on Iran, and how they might be overcome.

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German energy giant leaves Iran

German energy giant leaves Iran

The second package of US sanctions, including restrictions targeting the country's oil industry, came into force on November 5, which Washington insists will force all importers of Iranian oil to eventually reduce their imports to zero.

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Zarif to Pompeo: Documents show who is lying

Zarif to Pompeo: Documents show who is lying

The Iranian Foreign Minister has responded to what his American counterpart had said by tweeting: “.@SecPompeo has audacity to threaten crimes against humanity targeting ordinary Iranians; then attacks media for reporting his own words. He should either own what he says, or disown what US does. Can't have it both ways.”

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Iranian firms in Baghdad expo, Saudis steer clear

Iranian firms in Baghdad expo, Saudis steer clear

While Saudi Arabia courted Iraqi leaders behind closed doors at the weekend, its arch-foe Iran made a more public showing by turning out at the Baghdad International Fair, a shop window for business in Iraq, reports Reuters.

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Why Iranian port is exempted from sanctions

Why Iranian port is exempted from sanctions

A port in Chabahar, Iran’s southernmost city, was exempted by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo from sanctions, which he called “the toughest ever put in place”, in a move to help a US ally. India has been developing the port since 2003 in a strategic bid to link to Central Asia through Iran and Afghanistan while bypassing its neighbor and rival Pakistan.

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Iran responds to US threats of Iranian oil tankers

Iran responds to US threats of Iranian oil tankers

Iran's armed forces will protect Iranian oil tankers against any threats, an Iranian military official said on Monday, after the United States said the ships were a "floating liability" and warned ports operators not to allow them to dock.

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Iran files complaint against US at IMO

Iran files complaint against US at IMO

The CEO of Iran’s International Maritime Organization (IMO) has announced: “Iran’s complaint against US sanctions imposed on Iranian shipping will be handed to (IMO) in London next week.

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