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Iran vows to sell as much oil as it can in face of U.S. sanctions

Iran vows to sell as much oil as it can in face of U.S. sanctions

Published 10/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Iran’s vice president acknowledged on Tuesday that U.S. sanctions would hurt the economy, but promised to “sell as much oil as we [more…]

Do not blame OPEC, oil producer group says of Trump criticism

Do not blame OPEC, oil producer group says of Trump criticism

Published 10/07/2018

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - The president of OPEC defended the oil producer group on Monday against U.S. President Donald Trump’s recent demands for higher oil [more…]

With Assad on march, Syria rebels say cease fire agreed

With Assad on march, Syria rebels say cease fire agreed

Published 06/07/2018

AMMAN/BEIRUT (Reuters) - South Syrian rebels said on Friday they had agreed to cease fire and start handing over heavy weapons in a deal mediated [more…]

Syrian army seizes border crossing with Jordan – Hezbollah-run media

Syrian army seizes border crossing with Jordan – Hezbollah-run media

Published 06/07/2018

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian government forces seized control of the Nassib border crossing with Jordan on Friday, a military news service run by the Lebanese [more…]

Some southern Syrian rebels to leave to north in Russian deal-rebel…

Some southern Syrian rebels to leave to north in Russian deal-rebel…

Published 06/07/2018

AMMAN (Reuters) - Syrian rebels in Deraa province who are not willing to reconcile with the government will leave to insurgent-held areas of the north [more…]

Syrian army advances in southwest: monitor, state media

Syrian army advances in southwest: monitor, state media

Published 26/06/2018

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian army has seized a chunk of territory from rebels in the southwest, Syrian state media and a war monitor said [more…]

Italy’s crisis could become a disaster, warns Germany’s DIHK

Italy’s crisis could become a disaster, warns Germany’s DIHK

Published 30/05/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Political turmoil in Italy, the euro zone’s third largest economy, could hit economic growth in Germany and affect the whole euro zone, [more…]

Germany’s Merkel laments fraying of multilateral order

Germany’s Merkel laments fraying of multilateral order

Published 29/05/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany is worried by signs of weakening in the network of multilateral organizations and agreements designed to foster international cooperation, Chancellor Angela [more…]

U.S. sees strong shared interests with EU on Iran concerns

U.S. sees strong shared interests with EU on Iran concerns

Published 21/05/2018

WASHINGTON/BERLIN (Reuters) - The United States on Sunday said it hopes to use strong shared interests that have emerged with its European Union partners in [more…]