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Iranian lawmakers oust minister in victory for hard-liners

Iranian lawmakers oust minister in victory for hard-liners

He is seeking to compel Iran to agree to a new nuclear accord, but the UK, France, Germany, Russia and China have pledged to abide by the deal they negotiated along with the U.S. in 2015, and continue trading with Iran.

Countries like Russia, China and Turkey, however, have said that they would not abide by the United States sanctions, and would continue to trade with Iran.

Rouhani in a meeting with visiting North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-hu on Wednesday again criticized the US for its withdrawal from the nuclear deal.

He doubled down on that sentiment Wednesday saying that before U.S. sanctions "nobody supported Iran".

The ministry also reminded Washington that Beijing follows a consistent policy of opposing any "unilateral sanctions and long-armed jurisdiction" indiscriminately practiced by the USA against members of the global community.

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The incident has inflamed racial tensions, and prompted calls for black residents to spend their money elsewhere. Christina Moses, 21, was also arrested on charges of assault causing physical injury, menacing and harassment.

Following its withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal earlier this year, on Tuesday the United States slapped Iran with "the most biting sanctions ever".

A United Nations panel of experts has expressed concern over military collaboration between Iran and North Korea in the past.

U.S. Central Command head Gen. Joseph Votel said he believes that the exercise was meant to be a message to Washington over re-imposing economic sanctions on Iran.

Iran's markets were actually relatively buoyant, with the rial strengthening by 20 per cent since Sunday after the government relaxed foreign exchange rules and allowed unlimited, tax-free gold and currency imports.

European countries have also vowed to protect the nuclear deal by continuing to trade with Iran.

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State energy firms CNPC and Sinopec have invested billions of dollars in key Iranian oil fields such as Yadavaran and North Azadegan and have been sending oil to China.

The meeting came just a day after the Trump administration reintroduced sanctions on Iran, . a result of President Trump's decision to withdraw from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

Iran's ambassador to the United Nations Gholamali Khoshrou, in a commentary published by Britain's Guardian newspaper on Wednesday, said that Trump was making history by violating a U.N. Security Council resolution it voted for three years ago.

In a tweet, President Donald Trump called the measures "the most biting sanctions ever imposed", saying they would prevent anyone who did business with Iran from doing business with the U.S. "Chaos in Iran -as we have experienced in Iraq or Libya- would destabilize an already troubled region even more".

"I feel like my life is being destroyed", said one construction worker on the streets of the capital.

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