Iran-Bound Missile Parts Seized at London’s Heathrow Airport The Associated Press 3 Aug 2018
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Iran wants to bring home 300 million euros ($347 million) it has in the European-Iranian Trade Bank ahead of new U.S. sanctions set to be reimposed on Monday. Demonstrators in the capital chanted "death to the dictator", and there have also been rallies in Shiraz, Isfahan and the holy city of Qom.
But US President Donald Trump made a decision to reimpose punishing sanctions against Iran, whom he has accused of posing a security threat.
"Most have two passports and their families are overseas".
Under such circumstances negotiations can not be held, he said, adding that the Iranian people will resist the pressures and will conquer finally.
So far, social media reports suggest the current protests are far from the scale of the unrest seen in December and January, when at least 25 people were killed in demonstrations that spread to dozens of towns and cities.
NEW DELHI, Aug 2 (Reuters) - India's monthly oil imports from Iran surged by about 30 percent to a record 768,000 barrels per day (bpd) in July, as state refiners' intake surged ahead of US sanctions in November, preliminary tanker arrival data obtained by Reuters showed.
The deal was thrown into doubt by the USA decision to withdraw from a 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and major powers and reimpose sanctions, part of which are due to resume from Tuesday.
The Associated Press reported that a shipment of five new ATR72-600 planes arrived in Tehran as part of a deal with a French-Italian manufacturer for 20 aircraft.
But all Iranians are concerned about the struggling economy, especially since the United States walked out of the nuclear deal in May and announced it would reimpose full sanctions in two stages.
The US administration has vowed to impose sanctions on any company continuing to buy oil from Iran after the November 4 deadline.
China's Unipec, the trading arm of state oil major Sinopec, has suspended imports of crude oil from the United States due to a growing trade spat between Washington and Beijing, three sources familiar with the situation said on Friday.
Iran says the sanctions are endangering lives by blocking the sale of new planes and spare parts for its ageing fleets.
People are growing increasingly angry over rising inflation and a dramatic plunge in the currency - the rial - which has lost almost two-thirds of its value in the past six months.
Chelsea are set to hold on to Thibaut Courtois for the immediate future, according to a report in the Express . Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has tipped Maurizio Sarri to be a success at Chelsea .
Root was looking set to get a big one but a brilliant piece of fielding from Kohli saw the right-hander getting run-out for 80. It was the second time in the match that Ashwin had dismissed Cook, England's all-time leading Test run-scorer, this way.
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The school, which is a joint effort of the LeBron James Family Foundation and Akron Public Schools, will benefit at-risk children. Trump and James have also clashed over the National Football League anthem protests over perceived racial injustice in the US.
Another capsule, Spacecraft 1, will be put through an uncrewed pad abort test during the first few months of 2019. However, both companies still have to prove that their vehicles can fly to the ISS and return safely to Earth.
In Wilton, 185 mosquitoes have been caught in the trap on Saunders Drive and one tested positive for Jamestown Canyon virus. Last week, Maryland health officials reported the first confirmed case of a West Nile-infected adult in that state.
Progress picked up following a meeting in December between a top government official of Beijing and Google's CEO Sundar Pichai . Google's main search platform has been blocked in China since 2010, but it has been attempting to make new inroads into China.
MDC Alliance's Tendai Biti said there was a clear attempt by Zanu-PF to interfere "with the people's will". Mnangagwa also took to Twitter , calling for calm and urging patience before the results were announced.
Ju-Air's Ju-52 planes are former Swiss military aircraft, built in 1939, that were retired by the air force in 1981. Collision with another aircraft and hitting an obstacle have been ruled out as a potential cause.
The Koch network campaigned heavily for passage of tax cuts that Trump signed into law a year ago and praised his judicial picks. Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.) in a must-win contest that could decide the balance of power in the Senate during the next Congress.
And musician Kehlani, who also toured with Demi and DJ Khaled recently, sent the singer "huge recovery love". Hollywood singer Demi Lovato who was hospitalised for drug overdose is now "getting better".
Is Kohli in trouble for 'swearing' at Root?
Ashwin then accounted for Stuart Broad (1), lbw too, but Anderson somehow managed to thwart his efforts for a five-wicket haul. Ashwin was the only wicket-taker for India in the pre-lunch session, bowling Cook (13) with a ripper in the ninth over.
Whale Dolphin Hybrid Discovered Off The Coast Of Hawaii
Scientists are touting the first sighting of a hybrid between a melon-headed whale and a rough-toothed dolphin off Hawaii . The hybrid, named Kekaimalu, still lives at the marine mammal park, where she helps teach children about genetics.
Colorado police fatally shoot armed homeowner who killed intruder
The armed man, however, was identified as Richard "Gary" Black Jr.by Siddhartha Rathod, a lawyer representing his family's estate. Aurora Police said their investigation revealed the resident shot and killed the intruder prior to police coming inside the home.
Swedish crown jewels thieves flee on speedboat
The thieves have not yet been captured. "We have some different information about how exactly the boat looked", Thomas explained. Two men were seen to jump into a motor boat moored just below the church.