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Iran Executes Nuclear Scientist For Spying For U.S.

DUBAI, Aug 7 – Iran has executed an Iranian nuclear scientist detained in 2010 when he returned home from the United States, after a court convicted him of spying for Washington, a spokesman for the judiciary said on Sunday. “Through his connection with the United States, (Shahram) Amiri gave vital information about the country to

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Iranians Exasperated As U.S. Sanctions Frustrate Deal Making

By Tom Arnold and Jonathan Saul DUBAI/LONDON, March 23 – More than two months after international nuclear sanctions on Iran were supposed to have ended, frustration is deepening that few trade deals are going through as foreign banks shy away from processing transactions with the country. Iranian hopes of rapidly ending the country’s economic isolation

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Iran Set to Boost Oil Production by 500,000 BPD

DUBAI, Jan 18 – Iran has issued an order to increase crude oil production by 500,000 barrels a day, the deputy oil minister was quoted as saying on Monday, implementing its policy to boost production as soon as sanctions were lifted. Oil prices hit their lowest since 2003 on Monday as the market braced for

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