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For Relatives Of U.S. Prisoners In Iran, Uncertainty Grows After Iran Deal Pullout

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The Trump administration's decision to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal may complicate efforts to free American citizens detained in Iran, former U.S. diplomats warn.
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EU official insists nuclear deal with Iran must prevail

EU official insists nuclear deal with Iran must prevail

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BRUSSELS - European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says that all efforts must be made to keep the Iran nuclear agreement alive despite the U.S. pullout because "to end the deal would gravely threaten the peace and security in this tumultuous region."
Juncker was heading for Sofia, Bulgaria, for a summit with the 28 European Union leaders, hoping to forge a common stance on the agreement and the threat of U.S. sanctions which could hurt EU companies.
Juncker said that "I want us to agree on a common stance on our relations with the United States and its relations with Iran...
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US sanctions on Iran behind yuan-traded oil futures gain on petrodollar

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The share of yuan-backed crude oil contracts has soared to 12 percent of global trading since US withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, compared to eight percent in March.
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Minister says Iran to target VPNs because of links to US

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Iran's telecommunication minister says authorities will start blocking virtual private network services because of security concerns caused by U.S. support of the services. A Wednesday report by Iranian newspapers quotes...
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EU launches nine-point economic plan to rescue Iran nuclear deal

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European partners continue to view nuclear deal vital to shared security, UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says.
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Best to stick with Iran nuclear deal even if it isn't ideal - Merkel

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Iran's Zarif says 'good start' after talks with EU on nuclear deal

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Iran and European powers have made a good start in talks over how to salvage the 2015 nuclear deal but much depends on what happens in the next few weeks, Iranian foreign minister says.
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