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November 8, 2018 4:36 PM Italian police make major heroin haul on ship from Iran

ROME (Reuters) - Italian police discovered 270 kg (600 lb) of heroin hidden in a container that arrived aboard a ship from Iran, the biggest such haul for at least 20 years in Italy, police said on Thursday. The freighter had set sail from the Iranian Gulf port of Bandar Abbas and stopped off in Hamburg, Germany and Valencia, Spain before reaching the Italian 98

November 6, 2018 3:02 PM Transfer Talk: Manchester United's Anthony Martial targeted by Inter Milan

The transfer window for all of Europe's big five leagues is closed, but that doesn't stop Transfer Talk from rummaging around to find out who will be moving where come January. Inter Milan want Manchester United forward Anthony Martial as his Old Trafford contract standoff continues, the Mirror reports. Martial is out of contract in the summer, with United 89

November 5, 2018 8:36 PM Eni to look at sanctions measures to see if it can use Iranian crudes

MILAN (Reuters) - Italian oil major Eni will look at the Iran sanctions measures to see if it can use Iranian crudes to allow it greater flexibility in procuring supplies, a spokesman said on Monday. “Eni is examining the ... provisions to see if the decision allows it to consider the use of Iranian crudes for further flexibility in its crude supply 82

November 5, 2018 8:10 PM Oil mixed as U.S. imposes sanctions on Iran, Tehran defiant

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices were mixed on Monday after a steep five-day fall, as the United States formally imposed punitive sanctions on Iran but granted eight countries temporary waivers allowing them to keep buying oil from the Islamic Republic. The sanctions are part of U.S. President Donald Trump’s effort to curb Iran’s missile and nuclear programs 93

November 5, 2018 6:52 PM U.S. will allow three Iranian civil nuclear projects to continue

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States will allow non-proliferation civil nuclear projects at Arak, Bushehr and Fordow in Iran “under the strictest scrutiny,” the State Department said on Monday, as the country began reimposing strict sanctions on Iran. The United States is restoring sanctions on Iran’s oil, banking and transport sectors, in an effort 70

November 5, 2018 6:19 PM Oil up as U.S. imposes sanctions on Iran, Tehran defiant

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Monday after a steep five-day fall, as the United States formally imposed punitive sanctions on Iran but granted eight countries temporary waivers allowing them to keep buying oil from the Islamic Republic. The sanctions are part of U.S. President Donald Trump’s effort to curb Iran’s missile and nuclear programs 103

November 5, 2018 3:51 PM Iran tells U.N. chief: U.S. should be held accountable over sanctions

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations should hold the United States accountable for re-imposing sanctions on Monday to choke off Iran’s oil and shipping industry, measures that defy a U.N. Security Council resolution, Iran’s U.N. ambassador wrote in a letter to Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. “The irresponsible conduct of the United States 76

November 5, 2018 2:04 PM SWIFT says suspending some Iranian banks' access to messaging system

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Belgium-based SWIFT financial messaging service said on Monday it is suspending some unspecified Iranian banks’ access to its messaging system in the interest of the stability and integrity of the global financial system. In a brief statement, SWIFT made no mention of U.S. sanctions coming back into effect on some Iranian financial 82

November 5, 2018 1:59 PM U.S. grants temporary Iran oil waivers to eight countries including China: Pompeo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has granted exemptions to eight countries allowing them to temporarily continue buying Iranian oil, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday, as Washington reimposed sanctions on Iran’s banking, energy and shipping industries. Some of the eight countries - China, India, Greece, Italy, Taiwan, Japan, Turkey 80

November 5, 2018 1:10 PM Taliban officials say they will attend Moscow peace talks

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - The Afghan Taliban will join multilateral peace talks hosted by Russia on Friday, senior Taliban officials said on Tuesday, after the United States and Afghanistan turned down their invitations. But Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said they had not formally agreed to take part. Russia invited 12 countries and the Taliban 77