Portman among 47 GOP senators to sign letter to Iran WASHINGTON — In a move Democrats denounced as trying to sabotage the Obama administration’s foreign policy, Sen. Rob Portman and 46 other Senate Republicans yesterday warned Iran’s leadership that any agreement to limit Tehran’s apparent efforts to build a nuclear bomb would need Senate approval to stay in effect beyond 2016. More
UN Says Eating Insects Will Solve World Hunger, Global Warming, Pollution, and Create Jobs The latest weapon in the U.N.'s fight against hunger, global warming and pollution might be flying by you right now. Edible insects are being promoted as a low-fat, high-protein food for people, pets and livestock. According to the U.N., they come with appetizing side benefits: Reducing greenhouse gas emissions and livestock pollution, creating jobs in developing countries and feeding the millions of hungry people in the world. More
Iran president still a force even as his era ends When many struggling families in this eastern Iranian city take stock of outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's legacy, it's not about the oratory full of bluster and menace or his tussles with Iran's ruling clerics that are known to much of the world. More
U.N. body adopts Japan-EU motion to document North Korea rights abuses for future prosecution The United States has imposed fresh sanctions on foreign companies or individuals for violating export controls on North Korea, as well as Iran and Syria, the State Department said on Friday. The U.N. human rights office in Seoul would be strengthened for ... 03/24/2017 - 7:50 pm | View Link
There is no alternative to JCPOA: EU Under the JCPOA, whose implementation started on January 16, 2016, Iran undertook to put limitations on its nuclear program in exchange for the removal of nuclear-related sanctions imposed against Tehran. 03/19/2017 - 10:59 pm | View Link
EU prolongs sanctions against Russia advises a wide range of European and other international clients on implementation of - and compliance with - sanctions targeting Russia, Crimea and Sevastopol as well as other sanctions regimes (including e.g. Iran, Syria, Lebanon, Sudan, Libya). 03/16/2017 - 6:44 am | View Link
Iran’s position in region opportunity for EU companies How do you evaluate the growth of bilateral ties between Iran and Poland following the implementation of JCPOA and the removal of sanctions? Before JCPOA no Polish companies were active in Iran, now there is a huge difference. We started to be active at ... 03/12/2017 - 3:37 pm | View Link
Iran’s Oil Cargoes To Europe Surge Since EU Eased Sanctions Iran is trying to restore its pre-sanctions market share of oil shipments to Europe and has sent many crude tankers to European countries since the EU lifted most of the trade and financial restrictions on Iran in January 2016. Last year, there were 21 ... 02/28/2017 - 1:43 pm | View Link
Iran The EU's trade with Iran was subject to restrictions derived from United Nations Security Council (UNSC) sanctions between 2006 and 2010. A group of EU and non-EU ... 03/22/2017 - 6:31 pm | View Website
International Sanctions on Iran The United States, United Nations, and European Union have levied multiple sanctions on Iran for its nuclear program since the International Atomic Energy Association ... 03/21/2017 - 10:42 pm | View Website
Sanctions against Iran Following the Iranian Revolution of 1979, the United States imposed economic sanctions against Iran and expanded them in 1995 to include firms dealing with the ... 03/19/2017 - 10:27 am | View Website
Sanctions | Iran Watch Abdollah Asgharzadeh; Referencing Document Authoring Agency Date ; Treasury Sanctions Supporters of Iran’s Ballistic Missile Program and Iran’s ... 03/18/2017 - 10:50 am | View Website
Iran June 10, 2010 - Security Council Imposes Additional Sanctions on Iran, Voting 12 in Favour to 2 Against, with 1 Abstention Brazil, Turkey, Lebanon Say Tehran ... 03/14/2017 - 11:09 am | View Website
Cristiano Ronaldo facturó un doblete y Portugal derrotó el sábado 3-0 a Hungría para no perderle la pisada al líder Suiza en el Grupo B de las eliminatorias mundialistas de Europa.
El ganador de cada uno de los nueve grupos en Europa se clasifica directamente a Rusia 2018.
El gran favorito del Grupo H parecía condenado a la derrota, pero rescató el punto gracias al gol de Romelu Lukaku, quien bajó el balón para definir a dos minutos del final.
Bosnia y Herzegovina, que busca clasificarse a su segundo Mundial seguido, marcha tercero con 10 tras aplastar 5-0 a Gibraltar.
El equipo del principado ubicado en los Pirineos, con una población de unas 80.000 personas, sumó su primer punto desde que logró otro empate sin goles ante Finlandia en septiembre de 2005.
Senior guard Malik Ellison scored 32 points to help Flint Beecher win its third straight state championship with a 73-58 victory over Grand Rapids Covenant Christian in the Class C state championship game on Saturday at Breslin Center.
Making its first trip to a state championship game since 1994, Covenant Christian stayed close with favored Beecher through the first three quarters, trailing by only three at 52-49 going into the fourth quarter.
Storms demolished mobile homes in Arkansas and a church in Louisiana as a menacing weather system threatened several states across the South and Midwest, authorities said.
A tornado destroyed four mobile homes and damaged others near Cato, Arkansas, about 15 miles north of Little Rock late Friday night, the National Weather Service confirmed on Saturday.
An apparent tornado destroyed the Ringgold Assembly of God Church in Ringgold, Louisiana, late Friday night, the Bienville Parish Sheriff's Office said in a statement Saturday.
The police detective killed in a string of shootings that left three others dead and the suspect injured is being remembered as a friend who would help another person in an instant.
Wetzel said Weiland worked to become a leader in the Everest Metro department, and had achieved his dream job.
Nengmy Vang, 45, is accused of launching a rampage that spanned three northern Wisconsin towns on Wednesday, killing his wife's divorce attorney, two people at the bank where his wife worked, and Weiland.
According to investigators, Vang showed up at the Rothschild bank where his wife worked on Wednesday.
Wetzel said Weiland's friends plan to wear Packers gear to the visitation, saying Weiland "lived and breathed with the Green Bay Packers."
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