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Belgium joins INSTEX, 18 Sep
"Meanwhile, the Belgian bill could join INSTEX's shareholders."

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by Cat on Sun Oct 6th, 2019 at 01:24:12 AM EST
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Six European countries join EU-Iran financial trading mechanism INSTEX, Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA)
Finland, Belgium, Denmark, Netherlands, Norway, and Sweden will join the INSTEX mechanism for trade with Iran, the six countries declared in a joint statement on Friday (29 November) ahead of further talks between parties to the Iran nuclear deal in Vienna next week.
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They also urged Iran to return without delay to full compliance with the terms and provisions of the nuclear agreement.
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The Commission on the implementation of the Iran nuclear deal is set to meet for talks in Vienna next week.
Iran's 'Only Crime Is We Decided Not to Fold', OpEd
Zarif's intervention was extremely forceful. He stressed how Iran "complied with every agreement and it got nothing;" how "our people believe we have not gained from being part of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action; how inflation is out of control; how the value of the rial dropped 70 percent "because of 'coercive measures' - not sanctions because they are illegal."
Interview With Hadi Nili of BBC Persian, Nov 2018
SECRETARY POMPEO: Yeah, we're going to work to do two things: that things that are sanctioned don't happen, and things that are permitted to happen are permissible, and can in fact happen.

Well, remember, just so you remember, the leadership has to make a decision that they want their people to eat. They have to make a decision that they want to use their wealth to import medicine, and not use their wealth to fund Qasem Soleimani's travels around the Middle East with - causing death and destruction. That's the Iranian Government's choice on how to use Iranian wealth.

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Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Fri Nov 29th, 2019 at 07:18:02 PM EST
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Iran says hundreds of banks were torched in 'vast' unrest plot
Iran has rejected Amnesty's death toll. It says several people, including members of the security forces, were killed and more than 1,000 people arrested. The Center for Human Rights in Iran, a New York-based advocacy group, said the number of arrests was probably closer to 4,000.

The protests took place as new U.S. sanctions imposed this year cut off nearly all of Iran's oil exports, and as similar protest movements erupted in Iraq and Lebanon against governments that include heavily armed pro-Iran factions.



Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Sat Nov 30th, 2019 at 07:37:06 AM EST
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