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Defiant Iran vows to 'bypass' U.S. sanctions

World Nov 5, 2018

Defiant Iran vows to 'bypass' U.S. sanctions

A defiant Iran said it will "proudly bypass" sanctions by the United States that took effect Monday targeting the Islamic republic's vital oil and financial sectors. The measures described by Washington as "the toughest sanctions ever" come six months after U.S. President Donald Trump's controversial ...

World Sep 4, 2018

Israel signals it could launch attack on Iranian weaponry in Iraq

Israel on Monday signaled it could attack suspected Iranian military assets in Iraq, as it has done with scores of airstrikes in war-torn Syria. Citing Iranian, Iraqi and Western sources, Reuters reported last week that Iran had transferred short-range ballistic missiles to Shiite allies in ...

Business Aug 6, 2018

High pump prices in Japan hit consumers amid holiday season

Gasoline prices continue to maintain multiyear highs on the back of rising crude oil prices, mainly reflecting growing Middle East tensions, and are hitting consumers hard amid the summer holiday season. According to the Oil Information Center, the average retail price of regular gasoline in ...