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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.

India Must Not Continue to Purchase Oil from Iran

By INU Staff

INU - According to Bloomberg News reports on Wednesday, officials of the companies that are Iran’s largest oil purchasers say they haven’t booked any cargoes from Iran for November — potentially cutting imports to zero.

Iranians have no choice other than to acquiesce to Western demands, or else face overthrow by a restive domestic population

By Edward Carney

The nations of Europe are apparently remaining defiant in the face of US President Donald Trump’s latest efforts to elicit comprehensive agreement among traditional Western adversaries over the appropriateness of his own administration’s assertive strategy regarding the Islamic Republic of Iran.

South Korea finds ways to compensate for Iran oil import

By INU Staff

INU - The upcoming US sanctions on Iran’s oil industry are likely to block South Korean refiners' access Iranian ultra-light crude, which could lead to higher retail auto fuel prices in Seoul, according to industry executives at the S&P Global Platts Asia Pacific Petroleum Conference in Singapore.

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