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Iran’s Economic Growth and the Nuclear Deal

26th June 2015 – FDD Policy Brief

Iran’s Economic Growth and the Nuclear Deal

Saeed Ghasseminejad

Iran’s central bank published its preliminary annual report last week for the previous Persian year (March 2014 to March 2015), according to which Iran’s GDP grew 3 percent. more...

Analysis & Commentary

1st July 2015 – Quoted by Adam Kredo - The Washington Free Beacon

Iran Repatriates 13 Tons of Gold Under Sanctions Relief

Saeed Ghasseminejad

Iranian officials said Monday that the Islamic Republic’s Central Bank has successfully repatriated 13 tons of gold as part of a package of sanctions relief provided to Iran by U.S. and Western powers. more...

1st July 2015 – Quoted by The Tower

Despite Deadline Extension, Iran and West Far Apart on Details of Nuke Deal

Mark Dubowitz

Although the West and Iran agreed to extend nuclear negotiations a week past the June 30 deadline, major differences still exist between the two sides, USA Today reported Tuesday. more...

1st July 2015 – The Tower Magazine

The Central Pillar Supporting the Iran Deal Has a Big Crack In It

Emanuele Ottolenghi

If the emerging deal is “not based on trust,” as John Kerry says, then it has to be based on the credible threat of re-imposed sanctions. And that’s a huge problem. more...

1st July 2015 – World Affairs Journal

Iran’s Dubious Track Record

Behnam Ben Taleblu

With the recent weeklong extension of the deadline for a final nuclear deal, Iran’s track record of incrementalism and obfuscation toward the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has never been so instructive. more...

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