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On Eve of Re-Imposing Sanctions

By Edward Carney

On Wednesday, the New York Times published a report detailing some of the conditions surrounding the imminent re-imposition of US sanctions that were suspended under the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

opportunity to curb Iran’s malign activities

By INU Staff

INU- U.S. President Donald Trump has spoken about Iran’s malign influence on numerous occasions and he has made it one of his foreign policy priorities. Trump has also spoken extensively about former President Barack Obama’s treatment of Iran, pointing out that policies of appeasement do not work with the clerical regime.

New sanctions could bring regime change in Iran

By INU Staff

INU- As Iran braces itself for the second round of US sanctions that are due to come into effect on November 5, Donald Trump has vowed that more sanctions against the Iranian Regime are coming, in order to “address the full range of Iran’s malign conduct” and prevent Tehran from “developing the world’s deadliest weapons”.

Iranian Foreign Minister Feigns Confidence

By Edward Carney

In an interview with CBS News on Sunday, Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif continued contributing to Tehran’s defiant narratives regarding US sanctions, which will come back into full effect on November 4 as the Trump administration completes its withdrawal from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

Basij Resistance Force Sanctioned By U.S.

By INU Staff

INU- Last Tuesday, the United States Treasury Department said in a statement that a network of some 20 companies and financial institutions that finance Basij Resistance Force, a paramilitary organization linked to the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), were the targets of a new round of US sanctions.

Tehran Relies on Repression, Propaganda Instead of Addressing People’s Economic Needs

By Edward Carney

On Thursday, a number of reports appeared in international media which pointed to the significant impact US sanctions have already had on the Iranian economy.

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