A gas flare on an oil production platform in the Soroush oilfields is seen alongside an Iranian flag in July 2005. Photo: Reuters

US officials push for sanctions on China over oil purchases from Iran

  • Such a move would complicate trade talks between the two countries and further strain the relationship
Topic |   POLITICO

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A gas flare on an oil production platform in the Soroush oilfields is seen alongside an Iranian flag in July 2005. Photo: Reuters
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The Bushehr nuclear power plant in southern Iran. Photo: AFP

Chinese arms control chief urges world to keep calm after Iran breaches nuclear deal

  • Beijing’s arms control chief appeals for calm and says there is no need to overreact over Tehran’s decision to violate limits on uranium enrichment
  • Iran’s actions were in response to US decision to quit international agreement last year
Topic |   Iran

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The Bushehr nuclear power plant in southern Iran. Photo: AFP
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