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Regime fears lack of investment in oil sector

Iran’s state-run oil and gas sector is reeling from official corruption, as a pro-regime lawmaker has noted, and from a lack of foreign investment. Attending an oil and gas fair in Tehran, Oil Minister Massoud Mirkazemi lamented, “If no investment […]

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Student leader praises Obama speech but asks for action, including oil sanctions

The head of Iran's independent secular student movement praised President Barack Obama's Persian New Year speech, and called on the American leader to back up his

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Key to regime change: Close down Iran’s oil exports

The most effective way for the world - particularly the United States - to promote regime change in Iran is to shut down the Islamic Republic's