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U.S. concerned about Ebola outbreak in Congo conflict zone -official

09 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON The United States is worried about the outbreak of Ebola in conflict-hit eastern Congo where there are 312 confirmed and probable cases and 191 deaths, a USAID official said on Thursday.

U.S. envoy aims to end Iran oil exports without price spike

07 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON The United States is determined to push Iranian oil exports to zero, U.S. Special Representative Brian Hook said on Wednesday, through a 'calibrated' approach using maximum economic pressure without lifting oil prices.

U.S. says to issue chemical weapons-related sanctions against Russia

07 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON The U.S. State Department said on Tuesday it would impose additional sanctions on Russia after Moscow failed to give reasonable assurances it would not use chemical weapons after a nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in England.

U.S. reimposes Iran sanctions, Tehran decries 'bullying'

06 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON/DUBAI The United States on Monday restored sanctions targeting Iran's oil, banking and transportation sectors and threatened more action to stop its "outlaw" policies, steps the Islamic Republic called economic warfare and vowed to defy. | Video

USA wollen Iran mit neuen Sanktionen zu Kurswechsel zwingen

05 Nov 2018

Washington/Dubai Mit umfassenden Sanktionen gegen die Schlüsselsektoren der iranischen Wirtschaft will die US-Regierung die Islamische Republik international isolieren und in die Knie zwingen.

WRAPUP 4-US imposes more sanctions on Iran, Tehran decries "bullying"

05 Nov 2018

* GRAPHIC-Iran's crude exports, output https://tmsnrt.rs/2CRTM0h

WRAPUP 3-Iran vows to defy "bullying" as US triggers more sanctions

05 Nov 2018

* GRAPHIC-Iran's crude exports, output https://tmsnrt.rs/2CRTM0h

WRAPUP 2-Iran says it will resist "economic war" as US revives curbs

05 Nov 2018

* Iran leaders "just want to survive"-Trump (Adds Swiss talks, air defence, Rouhani quote, oil prices)

WRAPUP 1 -Iran says it will defy "economic war" as US reimposes curbs

05 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON/DUBAI, Nov 5 Iran said it would defy the reimposition of more U.S. sanctions on Monday, condemning as "economic war" Washington's attempt to curb Tehran's missile and nuclear programs and weaken its influence in the Middle East.

U.S. allows eight importers to keep buying Iran oil for now

03 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON The United States said on Friday it will temporarily allow eight importers to keep buying Iranian oil when it re-imposes sanctions on Monday to try to force Iran to curb its nuclear, missile and regional activities. | Video

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