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November 4, 2018 9:54 AM Iranian marchers chant 'Death to America' on eve of U.S. oil sanctions

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iranians chanting “Death to America” rallied on Sunday to mark both the anniversary of the seizure of the U.S. Embassy during the 1979 Islamic Revolution and the imminent reimposition of U.S. sanctions on Iran’s key oil sector. Thousands of students in the government-organized rally in the capital Tehran, broadcast live by state television 82

November 4, 2018 7:08 AM Iranians rally to mark anniversary of US Embassy takeover

In this picture released by an official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei waves to the crowd during a meeting in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018. Khamenei says on the eve of the anniversary of the 1979 takeover of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran that the Islamic Republic is the "victorious party" 69

November 3, 2018 5:25 PM 'Game of Thrones' stars and HBO slam Trump for tweet promoting Iran sanctions

Trump administration says new sanctions targeting Iran's economy are the toughest ever against the regime; Rich Edson reports from the State Department. President Donald Trump has landed himself in hot water with "Game of Thrones" cast after sharing a "GOT" inspired meme advocating for Iran sanctions. On Friday afternoon, the president shared a photo 110

November 3, 2018 3:25 PM Iranian military commander responds to Trump's casual sanctions announcement with combative 'Game of Thrones' meme

The commander of the Iranian Quds Forces fired back at President Trump on Saturday over his lighthearted social media sanctions announcement, posting a “Game of Thrones”-inspired image on Instagram pledging to not succumb to U.S. pressure. “I Will Stand Against You,” reads Gothic lettering superimposed across an ominous photo of Major General Qasem Soleimani 107

November 3, 2018 1:38 PM UAE blames Iran's 'aggressive policies' for U.S. sanctions

DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates’ minister of state for foreign affairs, Anwar Gargash, said on Saturday that Iran’s “aggressive policies” were “largely responsible” for the reimposition of U.S. sanctions on Tehran. Washington will on Monday reintroduce far-reaching sanctions on Iran’s vital oil sales and banking sectors to try to force the Islamic 103

November 2, 2018 11:10 PM 'Shahs of Sunset' Star Reza Farahan Backs Trump on Sanctions, But Hates 'GoT' Meme

When it comes to President Trump firing off "Game of Thrones" memes to announce U.S. foreign policy in Iran, a "Shahs of Sunset" star says ... hate the messenger, but LOVE the message. We ran into Reza Farahan Friday on Rodeo Drive in Bev Hills and, seeing as how he was born in Tehran, we had to get his take on Trump's "Sanctions Are Coming" tweet. Perhaps 55

November 2, 2018 6:21 PM 'Ew': Sophie Turner, Maisie Williams and More Slam Trump for Game of Thrones-Inspired Tweet

After Donald Trump referenced one of Game of Thrones‘ most popular catchphrases — winter is coming — in a tweet revealing U.S. sanctions against Iran, stars of the HBO show are speaking out against the president on Twitter. Maisie Williams, 21, who plays Arya Stark on the hit show, tweeted, “Not today.” And Sophie Turner, 22, who plays her sister Sansa 117

November 2, 2018 5:57 PM Iranian MP says reimposition of U.S. sanctions to unite Iranians

DUBAI (Reuters) - An Iranian lawmaker said on Friday that the reimposition of U.S. sanctions on Tehran will further unite the Iranian nation against the foreign threat, news website Jamaran reported. “Iranians become more united whenever Iran faces foreign threats ... political factions and Iranians from different layers of the society will confront 53

November 2, 2018 3:15 PM Iran dismisses fresh U.S. curbs, says it can manage economy

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran said on Friday it had no concerns over the reimposition of new U.S. sanctions on the country’s vital oil and financial sectors, expected to be announced by Washington on Nov. 4. “America will not be able to carry out any measure against our great and brave nation ... We have the knowledge and the capability to manage the country’s 84

November 2, 2018 1:49 PM U.S. expected to give eight countries Iran sanctions waivers: sources

WASHINGTON/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The United States is expected to spare eight countries from U.S. sanctions because they have significantly cut imports of Iranian oil, two sources familiar with the matter said on Friday. The U.S. move, which was described by a congressional source and by another source familiar with the matter, were confirming a report 71