Iran sanctions are having an impact: Sec. of State Pompeo

Mike Pompeo: Iran sanctions are ‘having a big impact’ Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tells FOX Business’ Lou Dobbs the sanctions are working in Iran. The economic sanctions against Iran "are having a real impact and we need to continue to press," Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told FOX Business host Lou Dobbs Monday on his eponymous primetime talk show. Continue Reading […]

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Iran says latest US sanctions ends ‘channel of diplomacy forever’

President Trump ratchets up economic pressure on Iran with new sanctions U.S. slaps new sanctions on the Islamic republic following the downing of an American military drone; chief White House correspondent John Roberts reports. Click here to get the Fox News morning newsletter in your inbox every day with updates on Iran and other breaking news A spokesman for Iran’s Foreign […]

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US sanctions are the way to go in handling Iran threat: Rep Mike Turner

Iran says nuclear enrichment will surpass deal limits in 10 days Rep. Mike Turner, R-Ohio, on mounting U.S. tensions with Iran. House Armed Services Committee Member Mike Turner, R-Ohio, told FOX Business he sees sanctions as the most effective tool in dealing with the threat of Iran. Continue Reading Below “[Secretary of State] Pompeo, through his maximum pressure campaign, is […]

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Can Iran Sanctions Continue to Push Oil Prices Through the Roof?

This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com. Last month, oil continued its serendipitous climb following U.S. President Donald Trump ending waivers on companies wishing to purchase Iranian oil without facing stiff sanctions. The companies affected most by the waivers were China, Greece, India, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and Turkey. Since then, oil prices have been going through the proverbial roof […]

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Exclusive: U.S. senators want stiff sanctions to deter Russia election meddling

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Republican and Democratic senators will introduce legislation on Wednesday seeking to deter Russia from meddling in U.S. elections by threatening stiff sanctions on its banking, energy and defense industries and sovereign debt. Known as the “Deter Act,” the legislation is the latest effort by U.S. lawmakers to ratchet up pressure on Moscow over what they see […]

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U.S. extends time for divestment from sanctioned Russian company GAZ

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Treasury said on Wednesday it was extending by four months the deadline for investors to divest from Russian automaker GAZ, a company linked to Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska that Washington sanctioned over Russia’s “malign activity.” The Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control said in a statement that it would allow investors and businesses until July […]

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Russia's Rusal is in talks to resume reinsurance with Western companies

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s Rusal, the world’s second-largest aluminum producer, is in talks to resume reinsuring its risks with Western companies after Washington lifted sanctions on it, officials with Russian National Reinsurance Co (RNRC) said. U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration on Jan. 28 lifted sanctions on Rusal and other core assets of tycoon Oleg Deripaska. The reinsurance talks show the […]

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Rusal shares soar, aluminum falls as U.S. lifts sanctions

WASHINGTON/MOSCOW (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration on Sunday lifted sanctions on the core empire of Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska, including aluminum giant Rusal and its parent En+, despite a Democrat-led push to maintain them. The move, which sent the Russian stock index to an all-time high, has watered down the toughest penalties imposed since Moscow’s 2014 annexation of […]

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