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      Github Blocks Iran Devs to Comply With US Sanctions
      Jul31

      Github Blocks Iran Devs to Comply With US Sanctions

      By Jubin Katiraie GitHub, the world’s largest host of source code, has abruptly blocked access to the private code repositories and paid accounts of developers or companies in Iran, Cuba, North Korea, Crimea, and Syria to comply with US trade sanctions, but this has caused an outcry from developers who unexpectedly lost their work....

      Germany Admits “Strong Evidence” of Iran’s Involvement in Tanker Attacks
      Jun19

      Germany Admits “Strong Evidence” of Iran’s Involvement in Tanker Attacks

      By Pooya Stone German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said that there is “strong evidence” that Iran was responsible for the attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman last week, which supports the comments previously made by the US. At a news conference in Berlin on Tuesday, following talks with Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, Merkel...

      Will Iran Trigger Armed Confrontation With American Forces in Iraq?
      Jul27

      Will Iran Trigger Armed Confrontation With American Forces in Iraq?

      Iran Focus London, 27 Jul – The new U.S. president, Donald Trump, is focusing on health care and tax reform at home, while his administration is prepares for conflict, as North Korea’s missile are alarming the U.S., Japan and South Korea; NATO responded to Russia’s military incursions into eastern Ukraine and the Baltic region;...

      Ukraine must enforce sanctions on Iran
      Feb08

      Ukraine must enforce sanctions on Iran

      Iran Focus London, 7 Feb – Ukraine is allowing Iran to evade an international arms embargo which is sanctioned by the UN, according to policy experts. Emanuele Ottolenghi, a senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD), and Boris Zilberman, the FDD deputy director of congressional relations wrote an op-ed for The Hill,...

      Former EU Commissioners Warn Against Deals with Iran
      Jul21

      Former EU Commissioners Warn Against Deals with Iran

      Iran Focus Brussels, 20 Jul – EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini announced the lifting of “multilateral and national” sanctions on Iran on 16 January this year, saying the nuclear deal showed that intense diplomacy could resolve even “the most difficult issues”. However, this new position came despite the EU sanctions still imposed...