Brian Hook, the US Special Representative for Iran, testifies before a House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee. Photo: AFP

US officials warn against using post-9/11 War Powers Act to take military action against Iran

  • As tensions between Washington and Tehran continue to simmer, US special representative declines to say if Donald Trump can legally attack Iran
Topic |   Iran

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Brian Hook, the US Special Representative for Iran, testifies before a House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee. Photo: AFP
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China sourced around a fifth of its LPG from the United States before Beijing slapped a 25 per cent tariff on the gas in August. Photo: Denise Tsang

China turns to Iran for LPG, ignoring sanctions

  • Ship-tracking data reveals Chinese buyers may be using a range of techniques to hide origin of the fuel
Topic |   Iran

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China sourced around a fifth of its LPG from the United States before Beijing slapped a 25 per cent tariff on the gas in August. Photo: Denise Tsang
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