Posts Tagged: Iran Sanctions
The recent round of sanctions aimed at Moscow could backfire on Washington by accelerating a move away from the dollar as the world’s reserve currency.
Former law professor Barack Obama went into surprising depth on issues of war and peace during his fifth State of the Union address. Here's how he should grade himself.
With or without nuclear weapons, Iran and its allies are the chief impediments to Israeli hegemony in the Middle East.
The emerging U.S.-Iran modus vivendi over Syria could be the beginning of the end for three decades of mutual hostility and estrangement.
The debates surrounding Obama's cabinet nominations offer a welcome opportunity for the public--and the administration--to review the failing U.S. policy toward Iran.
Iran's leaders are the first to admit that Western sanctions have had a devastating impact on the country, but they're confident they can ride out the storm.
Iran Parliament plays to cheap seats by calling for Strait to be blocked in response to sanctions.
U.S. government wants to have it both ways: sanctions on Iran while hiring a contractor that does business with Iran.
The vicious prosecution of an Iranian-born U.S. philanthropist drives home the destructive nature of U.S. sanctions on Iran.
The recent and highly unusual public launch of a "conference committee" of both houses of Congress to hash out differences in long-pending legislation to impose unilateral sanctions on Iran marks a new stage in the escalating debate over what to do about Tehran's nuclear programme.