Could Israel face international sanctions over OECD agreement?

MK Moshe Gafni refuses to allow OECD anti-corruption agreement to pass unless haredi charities protected from US tax law.Gary Willig, 11/22/2018, 6:35 PM

Iran blasts 'fruitless and senseless' US sanctions

Iran’s foreign ministry denounced US sanctions imposed following discovery of Iranian-Russian network that money to Hamas and Hezbollah.Elad Benari, 11/22/2018, 6:06 AM

The Russian-Iranian deal offered to Israel

Russia reportedly proposes that Iran be granted relief from some US sanctions in in return for the removal of its forces from Syria.Elad Benari, 11/21/2018, 12:07 AM

EU ministers could support sanctions on Iran

EU foreign ministers show cautious support for economic sanctions on Iran following its attack plots in France and Denmark.Elad Benari, 11/20/2018, 4:09 AM

British Foreign Secretary to visit Iran, discuss nuclear deal

Ahead of first visit to Iran, British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says nuclear deal "remains a vital component of stability".Elad Benari, 11/19/2018, 4:03 AM

Rouhani: The US will be defeated

Iranian President says US has chosen the wrong path in reimposing sanctions on his country.Elad Benari, 11/15/2018, 6:08 AM

US blacklists Nasrallah's son as a terrorist

State Department designates Jawad Nasrallah as a terrorist, imposes sanctions on him.Elad Benari, 11/14/2018, 3:38 AM

Iranian President: US sanctions have had no effect

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani downplays latest US sanctions, claims Washington had already practically reimposed them earlier.Elad Benari, 11/11/2018, 6:08 AM

Bolton: There will be even more sanctions on Iran

US National Security Adviser says two rounds of sanctions on Iran have been effective, and more are coming.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/9/2018, 10:38 PM

US to other countries: Don't allow Iranian oil tankers

State Department says allowing Iranian oil tankers into territorial waters or ports could be against newly imposed sanctions.Elad Benari, 11/8/2018, 2:36 AM

Russia: US sanctions on Iran are illegitimate

Russian Foreign Minister criticizes sanctions reimposed by the US on Iran.Elad Benari, 11/7/2018, 5:33 AM

Zarif blasts US sanctions

Iranian Foreign Minister takes to YouTube to dismiss US sanctions, urges Washington to address the regional crises it has created.Elad Benari, 11/7/2018, 1:07 AM

Iran urges UN to act against US sanctions

Iran says new US sanctions are illegal, urges UN to hold Washington accountable.Elad Benari, 11/6/2018, 5:36 AM

Bolton: More sanctions on Iran are coming

National security adviser says administration is planning even more sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, 11/6/2018, 1:04 AM

Netanyahu responds to new Iranian sanctions: A historic day

Netanyahu responds to the activation of the new wave of sanctions on Iran: "I thank President Trump on his brave and important decision"Ezra Sanders, 11/5/2018, 10:55 PM

Pompeo: Iran sanctions will be the toughest ever

US Secretary of State pushes back against criticism from some conservatives that latest Iran sanctions do not go far enough.Ben Ariel, 11/5/2018, 3:12 AM

UAE: Iran's aggression to blame for US sanctions

United Arab Emirates minister says Iran's "aggressive policies" are responsible for the reimposition of US sanctions on Tehran.Elad Benari, 11/4/2018, 4:23 AM

'Iran's economy has hit a new low'

Netanyahu thanks the US for slapping new sanctions on the Islamic Republic as new anti-Iran laws take effect.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2018, 7:15 PM

Europe blasts US reimposition of Iran sanctions

France, Germany, Britain and the EU condemn US move to reimpose sanctions on Iran, say 2015 deal was essential for security.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/2/2018, 9:57 PM

US reimposes all sanctions on Iran

Trump administration reimposes all sanctions on Iran that were lifted under 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/2/2018, 8:12 PM

Pompeo: We will respond to Saudi journalist's murder

Secretary of State says it will take a "handful more weeks" before the US has enough evidence to impose sanctions on Saudi Arabia.Ben Ariel, 11/2/2018, 4:15 AM

Rouhani admits: We might face difficulties

Iranian President warns citizens they may face more difficulties as US sanctions go into effect.Elad Benari, 11/1/2018, 6:14 AM

Trump: There's sufficient oil from countries other than Iran

Trump determines there's sufficient supply of petroleum from countries other than Iran to permit a reduction in purchases from Iran.Elad Benari, 11/1/2018, 1:05 AM

Zarif: US won't achieve its goal by using sanctions

Iranian Foreign Minister shrugs off forthcoming US sanctions.Elad Benari, 10/30/2018, 6:15 AM

Trump signs new sanctions against Hezbollah

Trump signs Hezbollah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act, which ramps sanctions against Lebanon-based terror group.Elad Benari, 10/26/2018, 3:35 AM

Zarif: US is out of control

Iran’s Foreign Minister blasts latest US sanctions against his country, says Washington is addicted to sanctions.Elad Benari, 10/18/2018, 6:03 AM

Iran accuses US of 'blind vindictiveness'

Iranian Foreign Ministry blasts new US sanctions against the paramilitary Basij group, says they are an insult to international mechanisms.Elad Benari, 10/18/2018, 2:34 AM

US Treasury imposes new sanctions on Iran

US Treasury Department slaps sanctions on Iranian paramilitary group and a network of businesses that were providing it with financing.Elad Benari, 10/17/2018, 4:39 AM

Khamenei: America must receive another slap from Iran

Iran’s Supreme Leader says Iran must deliver a slap and defeat America by defeating sanctions.Elad Benari, 10/5/2018, 6:08 AM

Giuliani: Iranian regime will be overthrown

Trump's lawyer suggests sanctions on Iran could lead to "successful revolution". State Department: He does not speak for the administration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2018, 6:40 AM

OPEC: Iran still a 'very important member'

Head of OPEC says Iran is still an important member of the oil cartel as US sanctions set to kick in.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/18/2018, 7:30 PM

US announces new sanctions on North Korea

New US sanctions target Chinese company, its North Korean CEO and its Russia-based sister company.Ben Ariel, 9/14/2018, 1:06 AM

Haley: Iran is suffocating from the US sanctions

US ambassador to the UN says Iran is "feeling the pain" from Trump's sanctions.Elad Benari, 9/13/2018, 6:13 AM

Pompeo: We will defend ourselves against Iran's claims

Secretary of State says United States will "vigorously defend" itself against Iran's challenge in the International Court of Justice.Ben Ariel, 8/28/2018, 6:43 AM

Will international court force US to lift Iran sanctions?

International Court of Justice begins hearings after Iran demands court suspend US sanctions while case is determined.David Rosenberg, 8/27/2018, 1:42 PM

U.S. slaps more sanctions on Russia

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister says new U.S. sanctions are groundless and promises a response from Moscow.Elad Benari, 8/22/2018, 4:38 AM

Mnuchin says more sanctions could be imposed on Turkey

U.S. Treasury Secretary says Washington ready to place economic sanctions on Turkey if detained American pastor isn't released.Ben Ariel, 8/17/2018, 3:04 AM

U.S. official warns Turkey more sanctions could be coming

White House says Turkey could face more economic sanctions if it refuses to release jailed American pastor.Ben Ariel, 8/15/2018, 3:06 AM

Khamenei: We won't negotiate with the US

Iranian Supreme Leader Khamenei refuses to negotiate with US Pres. Trump, says Iran's problems are 'internal,' not due to sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2018, 2:10 PM

A call to my fellow Iranians

This is the opportunity to take advantage of economic problems to effect a regime change. Amil Imani, 8/9/2018, 1:54 PM

EU urges trade with Iran despite U.S. sanctions

EU foreign policy chief insists Iran upheld its commitments under 2015 nuclear deal.Ben Ariel, 8/8/2018, 3:08 AM

Inside the Iran sanctions: Can they be effective?

For President Trump and his foreign policy Team, cracking the Islamic Republic is job number one.NPR, 8/8/2018, 1:42 AM

Iran's economic collapse: 'People selling their kidneys'

Iran expert says ordinary Iranians already suffering greatly under current regime even before new sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2018, 6:01 PM

Trump on sanctions: I am asking for world peace, nothing less!

US Pres. Trump promises: Anyone doing business with Iran won't do business with the US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2018, 1:15 PM

Turkish officials to visit Washington amid ongoing row

Delegation of Turkish officials reportedly will head to Washington to discuss ongoing tensions between the two countries.Ben Ariel, 8/7/2018, 2:04 AM

Rouhani: Trump call for talks is 'psychological warfare'

Iranian President dismisses Washington's call for new nuclear negotiations at the same time as it reimposes sanctions on his country.Elad Benari, 8/7/2018, 1:05 AM

Netanyahu to EU: Join us to stop Iran

PM praises US President Trump for signing new sanctions on Iran. 'It's time to act. That's what the US is doing and Europe needs to do.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2018, 7:15 PM

Trump signs order re-imposing sanctions on Iran

US President officially renews sanctions on Iran following withdrawal from nuclear agreement. Trump remains open to negotiations.Gary Willig, 8/6/2018, 6:10 PM

Liberman: Trump will be remembered for generations

Defense Minister praises re-imposition of US sanctions on Iran, which go into effect tonight.Gary Willig, 8/6/2018, 4:00 PM

Pompeo: Iran sanctions will be rigorously enforced

Secretary of State stresses renewed sanctions on Iran will remain in place until the Iranian government radically changes course.Elad Benari, 8/6/2018, 3:36 AM

Russia: U.S. sanctions will not work

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister says attempts to pressure Russia won't work after U.S. sanctions Russian bank over North Korea.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/4/2018, 1:00 AM

Turkish Foreign Minister: Sanctions will not help US

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets Turkish FM as administration demands release of American pastor. 'Turkey was put on notice.'Gary Willig, 8/3/2018, 11:03 AM

Turkey vows to retaliate against American sanctions

Turkish Foreign Ministry urges U.S. to cancel sanctions imposed on Turkish ministers over the case of American pastor.Elad Benari, 8/2/2018, 3:10 AM

US imposes sanctions against Turkey

Trump Administration responds to imprisonment of US pastor in Turkey with sanctions against Turkish officials.Gary Willig, 8/1/2018, 8:36 PM

Iran's rial hits record low

Over 102,000 rials match up against a single US dollar as Islamic Republic's economic crisis deepens.Gary Willig, 7/30/2018, 9:34 AM

Iran sues the United States

Iran files lawsuit against the United States with International Court of Justice over sanctions imposed on it after Trump left nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 7/18/2018, 6:13 AM

Economic pressure could lead to Iranian collapse

Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz believes US determined to 'dry up' Tehran regime to force it to abandon nuclear program.Mordechai Sones, 7/11/2018, 4:36 PM