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November 11, 2018 4:31 PM Iraq urges U.S. to consider its position in talks on Iran sanctions

KUWAIT (Reuters) - Iraq’s president on Sunday urged the United States to consider Baghdad’s political and economic position as the countries negotiate on relief for Iraq from Washington’s reimposed sanctions against Iran. The United States said on Friday Iraq can continue to import natural gas and energy supplies from Iran for a period of 45 days, so long as Iraq does not pay Iran for imports 96

November 9, 2018 5:22 PM Exclusive: Softbank's Saudi-backed Vision Fund to raise $4 billion in debt

LONDON (Reuters) - SoftBank’s (9984.T) Vision Fund is raising $4 billion in debt to help finance acquisitions and has hired Goldman Sachs (GS.N) and Mizuho (8411.T) to work on the deal, a presentation seen by Reuters said. The transaction would be the first test of debt investors’ appetite for the Saudi-backed technology fund since the crisis triggered 144

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 103

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 112

November 5, 2018 9:53 AM Saudi Arabia tells U.N. rights body that will prosecute Khashoggi murder

GENEVA (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia told the United Nations top human rights body on Monday that it was investigating the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at its Istanbul consulate last month with a view to prosecuting the perpetrators. Bandar Al Aiban, President of the Human Rights Commission of Saudi Arabia who headed the government delegation at a regular 72

November 5, 2018 9:44 AM Saudi Investigators Tried to Remove Evidence of Jamal Khashoggi's Killing, Report Says

(ANKARA, Turkey) — A newspaper close to Turkey’s government claims that a team from Saudi Arabia sent to help Turkish authorities investigate the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi worked instead to remove evidence of the slaying. Sabah newspaper, citing “trusted sources,” said Monday that an 11-member team of Saudi investigators that arrived in Turkey 62

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 110

November 2, 2018 5:56 PM Netanyahu condemns killing of Saudi journalist but keeps focus on Iran

SOFIA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel on Friday condemned the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, but said cooperating with Riyadh against Iran was a greater priority. In his first public reaction, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Khashoggi’s death, which has caused global outrage, was “horrendous” and must be dealt 59

November 2, 2018 2:45 PM James Carville Says SEC Is Crooked Conference, Devin White Should Be Playing

LSU superfan James Carville says the Tigahs are gonna bust Bama's ass on Saturday, despite being without their best player ... which Carville says is due to a league conspiracy. The #3 Tigers and the #1 Crimson Tide play Saturday in the biggest college football game of the year, and when we got Carville in D.C. he was confident his alma mater, LSU, will pull off the upset 90

November 2, 2018 9:17 AM Israeli official says Khashoggi death 'despicable', but Iran greater challenge

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - An Israeli official on Friday called the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul “despicable” but said that cementing ties with Gulf states in the struggle against Iran was Israel’s overriding concern. In his remarks to radio station 102 FM, Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz did not explicitly 86