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U.S. to end all waivers Iran oil imports, crude price jumps
8:58am, 22nd April, 2019

U.S. to end all waivers Iran oil imports, crude price jumps

The United States on Monday said it will eliminate in May all waivers granted to eight economies allowing them to buy Iranian oil without facing U.S. sanctions, as it ratcheted up pressure to choke off all oil revenues of the Islamic Republic.
U.S. prepares to end Iran oil waivers, triggering price spike
2:47am, 22nd April, 2019

U.S. prepares to end Iran oil waivers, triggering price spike

The United States is expected to announce on Monday that buyers of Iranian oil need to end imports soon or face sanctions, a source familiar with the situation told Reuters, triggering a 3 percent jump in crude prices to their highest for 2019 so far...
Saudi Arabia, UAE to send $3 billion in aid to Sudan
3:25pm, 21st April, 2019

Saudi Arabia, UAE to send $3 billion in aid to Sudan

Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates said on Sunday they had agreed to send Sudan $3 billion worth of aid, throwing a lifeline to the country's new military leaders after protests led to the ousting of president Omar al-Bashir.