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
Netanyahu, Lieberman deal meant to derail French plan - Pakistan Observer French premier pushes Mideast initiative with Palestinians - Miami Herald 05/24/2016 - 9:35 am | View Link
EU, U.S. failing to fully comply with commitments made under nuclear ... - Tehran Times EU are failing to fully comply with their commitments under the landmark nuclear deal. Four months after the lifting of sanctions against Iran... 05/22/2016 - 10:51 am | View Link
US, EU call on investors to do business in Iran - Turkish Weekly ... with Iran now that nuclear-related sanctions on ... engaging with Iran, as long as they follow all applicable laws,” the statement added. ... 05/20/2016 - 8:08 am | View Link
EU, US clarify rules for business with Iran - Deutsche Welle U.S., Europeans promise to clarify doing business with Iran - Yahoo! Finance 05/20/2016 - 7:19 am | View Link
EU expected to extend Russia economic sanctions - EUobserver EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has predicted the EU will extend economic sanctions ... with Moscow, for instance on Iran non 05/20/2016 - 4:25 am | View Link
With sanctions gone, Iran kicks off EU trade drive in Poland Investment Iran's foreign minister kicked off an EU trade drive in Poland on Sunday, in one of Tehran's first moves to drum up business with the West after the lifting of sanctions earlier this year. Javad Zarif is also expected to travel to EU members ... 05/29/2016 - 8:34 pm | View Link
Iran kicks off EU trade drive in Poland WARSAW: Iran's foreign minister kicked off an EU trade drive in Poland on Sunday (May 29), in one of Tehran's first moves to drum up business with the West after the lifting of sanctions earlier this year. Javad Zarif is also expected to travel to EU ... 05/29/2016 - 11:27 am | View Link
Sanctions gone, Iran kicks off EU trade drive in Poland Iran's foreign minister kicked off an EU trade drive in Poland on Sunday, in one of Tehran's first moves to drum up business with the West after the lifting of sanctions earlier this year. Javad Zarif is also expected to travel to EU members Finland ... 05/29/2016 - 10:49 am | View Link
US, EU call on investors to do business in Iran The U.S.'s continuing sanctions on Iran (largely for its ongoing support of terror) also prevent U.S. -based affiliates of foreign banks from being involved in deals with the Islamic Republic. The United States and three key European allies - Britain ... 05/29/2016 - 8:24 am | View Link
EU, US not to stand in way of business activity in Iran Many Western banks have been cautious about resuming ties with Iran, amid legal uncertainty as some sanctions remain in place, for example, in the US. European banks, which often have subsidiaries on USA soil, have therefore been slow to resume business ... 05/29/2016 - 7:15 am | View Link
Information Note on EU sanctions to be lifted under the ... Information Note on EU sanctions to be lifted under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) Brussels, 23 January 2016 05/28/2016 - 11:17 am | View Website
Countermeasures vs. Collective Security? The EU Sanctions ... Thank you very much Pierre, I am completely agree with your conclusion that the EU sanctions is illegal. The concept of countermeasures, were traditionally described ... 05/28/2016 - 6:09 am | View Website
Sanctions | Iran Watch Who is Left? Hundreds of entities removed from blacklists on Implementation Day . Updated April 29, 2016. Iran and the P5+1 announced on January 16, 2016 that Iran ... 05/24/2016 - 11:36 am | View Website
Sanctions against Iran Following the Iranian Revolution of 1979, the United States imposed sanctions against Iran and expanded them in 1995 to include firms dealing with the Iranian ... 05/23/2016 - 6:25 pm | View Website
EU Looking to Remove Iran Air Sanctions EU Looking to Remove Iran Air Sanctions Aviation security experts traveling to Tehran in May for technical assessments to see if Iran Air has resolved safety issues 04/18/2016 - 7:39 am | View Website
A Spanish man in a rush for his plane caused a security scare at Germany's Cologne-Bonn airport Monday when he skirted security screening, causing authorities to shut down and evacuate a terminal and stop all departures from it for more than two hours, police said.
DAKAR (Reuters) - Former Chad president Hissene Habre, a Cold War ally of the West, was convicted on Monday of war crimes and crimes against humanity for ordering the killing and torture of thousands of political opponents during his eight-year rule.
DUBAI (Reuters) - A security court in the United Arab Emirates on Monday acquitted two Libyan-American businessmen and a Libyan-Canadian charged with supporting Libyan militants, a lawyer and a family representative said.
PARIS (Reuters) - Seven people went on trial in Paris on Monday accused of traveling to Syria to train as militant fighters, among them the brother of one of the militants who killed 130 people in the French capital last November.
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A Somali military court sentenced 10 people it said were behind a bomb blast that blew a hole in the fuselage of a plane bound for Djibouti in February, a senior government official said on Monday.