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The Slippery 'Spirit' of Nixing the Iran Deal

President Donald Trump announced on Friday that he will not certify the Iran deal. As Elena Chachko and Suzanne Maloney have already explained, this will not necessarily lead to the reimposition of sanctions. 1,345 more words

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If the U.S. Reimposes Sanctions on Iran, Allies Will Follow

“We will not be able to coerce Europe, Russia, and China into shunning Iran’s economy over policy interests that they do not share.” — Adam Szubin… 825 more words

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Iran Nuclear Deal Critics Push Plan for ‘Global Economic Embargo’

Opponents of the Iran nuclear deal are pushing a proposal that calls for President Donald Trump to declare that Tehran has failed to comply with the agreement and to threaten an unprecedented economic embargo designed to rattle the regime. 1,332 more words


Iran Celebrates Auto Deal with Renault

Despite new sanctions imposed by President Trump, Iran and the French car company Renault have agreed a $780 million deal to produce as many as 15,000 cars a year. 165 more words

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Sanctions Are Crimes, Not Law Enforcement by David Swanson

The latest House bill calls itself a bill “To provide congressional review and to counter aggression by the Governments of Iran, the Russian Federation, and North Korea, and for other purposes.” Where is the aggression?    2,730 more words


Tearing Up the Nuke Deal Now Would Hand Iran the Best of All Possible Worlds

The Iran nuclear deal is deeply flawed. Its duration is too short, and it fails to require of Tehran the universally agreed-upon minimum for effective verification — a complete and correct declaration of all relevant activities. 575 more words

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Iran already has a lot of problems, Is Banking Crisis Next


Iran already has a lot of problems, and the next one could be a banking crisis

  • Iran’s stock market is up 3 percent in 2017…
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