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Trump’s Iran sanctions are ‘the ultimate high wire act for oil prices,’ analysts say

As President Donald Trump moves to shut Iran out of the oil market, other top producers are facing output disruptions.

Oil prices soar after Trump tightens his squeeze on Iran, while Tehran threatens to close one of the world’s most important shipping lanes in re...

Oil prices hit a six-month high after the White House decided not to renew waivers due to expire in May for Iranian crude buyers.

Oil jumps to nearly 6-month high after the Trump administration announces plans to send Iranian exports to zero

Oil prices jumped on Monday after the US announced plans to ratchet up energy sanctions against Iran.
President Donald Trump smiles at Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as they deliver statements at the White House in Washington, U.S., March 25, 2019.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he asked Trump to label Iran’s elite military force a terrorist group

This all came on the eve of Israel's national elections, in which Netanyahu is running for an unprecedented fifth term.
Members of the Iranian revolutionary guard march during a parade to commemorate the anniversary of the Iran-Iraq war (1980-88), in Tehran September 22, 2011.

Trump names Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards a foreign terror group in an unprecedented move

The Trump administration is stepping up its maximum-pressure campaign against Iran, but the government is already threatening to retaliate.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Facebook takes down 2,632 pages, groups, and accounts in its seemingly endless war on misinformation

Facebook identified three distinct operations originating in Russia, Iran, and Kosovo and Macedonia.
The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) transits the Pacific Ocean.

The US Navy and its partners are ‘under cyber siege’ from Chinese hackers and are hemorrhaging national security secrets

A internal Navy review reportedly says the situation is bad, but neither the service nor the Pentagon knows just how bad it actually is.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe in an undated photo provided by her family. She has been imprisoned in Tehran since 2016.

The UK made a rare legal decision to grant diplomatic protection to a British woman stuck in Iranian jail — but it might not get her out

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been imprisoned in Tehran since 2016 on espionage charges that she, the UK, and her employer all deny.

Qatar Airways is offering flights to Iran for half price right now, and out of the 80 countries I’ve visited it was one of my all-time favorites...

There's a rare Qatar Airways flight deal for travel to Iran. Tehran is a beautiful, culturally rich and safe city, our reporter writes.
Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif speaks at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne in April 2015. He tried to resign on Monday, but the president rejected it on Wednesday.

Iran’s top diplomat tried to resign via Instagram after reportedly admitting he has ‘no credibility in the world,’ but the president...

Foreign Minister Javad Zarif previously looked out of favor with President Hassan Rouhani as he was "sidelined" from a meeting with Syria's president.