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Once-eased U.S. economic sanctions against Iran back in effect

/ Aug 7, 2018

Once-eased U.S. economic sanctions against Iran back in effect

The first set of U.S. sanctions against Iran that had been eased under the landmark nuclear accord went back into effect early Tuesday under an executive order signed by President Donald Trump, targeting financial transactions that involve U.S. dollars, Iran's automotive sector, the purchase ...

Five years of Hassan Rouhani's Iranian presidency

/ Aug 5, 2018

Five years of Hassan Rouhani's Iranian presidency

It has been five years since Iranian President Hassan Rouhani took office. Here are the country's key moments under his leadership: • Promising change Rouhani takes office on August 3, 2013, after being elected with 51 percent of the vote on a moderate platform. He promises ...