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NOTSOGRN
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 1:28:46 AM

Geneva Accord Lets Consumers Buy Iran Oil At Current Levels

The US State Department extended six-month Iran sanctions waivers on Friday to China, India, South Korea and other countries in exchange for their reducing purchases of Iranian crude oil earlier this year. The waivers had been expected. Under a law governing sanctions imposed on Iran’s disputed nuclear program by the United States, the State Department is required to determine whether the Islamic Republic’s oil consumers have reduced their purchases. The decision comes even after the United States and five other global powers, known as the P5+1, agreed in Geneva this month to ease Iran’s access to about $4.2 billion in foreign currency reserves for six months in exchange for Tehran’s taking steps to curb its nuclear program.
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MadFueler
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 2:18:21 PM

At least we got them to talk and to reduce their enrichment level, and Ahmadinejad is out of there - but we need to watch them closely and really be prepared to clamp back down on them if they renege. If they don't see the light, make 'em feel the heat.
bwatchingu
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 1:12:18 PM

I personally think this is stupid.
ktbaeohana
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 12:25:58 PM

watch and see.
qwerty17
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 12:23:08 PM

pandering.
mastermariner
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 11:41:13 AM

See if it works, odds are that Iran will not keep up to ant agreemnet
fuel2use
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 11:36:34 AM

A hope.
Pramodsharma
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 10:00:13 AM

It is expected that we are civilized society and responsible citizen, Comments like "Obama needs to take care of his comrades and fellow terrorists. " I hope are not of Americans but are coming from its enemies.
teenitup
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 9:33:29 AM

Mistake after mistake after mistake......
pscamp
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 9:29:38 AM

Hmmm...
gandalfthegrey1
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 9:00:06 AM

Idiots! The whole idea was intended to make reductions happen. If that wasn't 'broken' then why are they 'fixing' it?
doeslayersr
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 8:58:09 AM

Obama needs to take care of his comrades and fellow terrorists.
Radar1992
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 8:39:21 AM

How much do you want to be the Chi-Coms did not reduce anything?
Bobmilan
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 8:08:21 AM

Keep pressure on mullahs.
johnpuh
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 7:56:52 AM

The sanctions waivers have been granted because countries have stopped or reduced purchases of Iranian crude. Some people commenting here need to read the article and not just the headline.
Evilmaddog
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 7:51:24 AM

Corrupt and evil empires stick together
Luckylindy
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 7:44:49 AM

I guess it shows who your true friends are.
CarefulDriver
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 7:14:24 AM

Interesting, one less bargaining chip the United States.
Nancy&Len
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 7:06:08 AM

Maybe China will cut off our credit.
danny999
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 6:50:59 AM

You can't fix stupid.
yardslave
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 6:38:05 AM

Okay..
OTISFL
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 6:36:35 AM

Obama should stay the heck out of it.
MImusicman
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 6:12:30 AM

It's a joke
Rockyguitar
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 6:08:02 AM

Once again Hussein takes the wrong side!
mandoid
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 5:32:42 AM

+1 humblepie
humblepie
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 4:48:12 AM

more smoke and mirrors, like the big owe's word means ANYTHING to anybody,
what a joke he is
StArrow68
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 4:37:29 AM

This mess will come home to roost on somebody else's watch. Wish them luck, we are going to need it.
mwg6275
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 4:31:07 AM

Iran has already said they will continue to enrich uranium. So what agreement?
mazdaboy
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 4:29:42 AM

Hope this isn't just kicking the can down the road.
JerryJoeUC
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 4:03:12 AM

Okay.
Amplion
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 3:54:46 AM

OBOZO SHOULD NOT HAVE HIS NOSE IN THIS TO BEGIN WITH !!!!
BACK TO BACK FAILURES ON OBOZO'S WATCH !!!!!
madison8359
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 3:50:21 AM

This is a bad move.

Iran will be breaking the agreement before you know it.
Jeff4U
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 3:44:13 AM

A very foolish move, but what would you expect from a community organizer.
Suzzoom
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 3:22:25 AM

Haven't China and India been purchasing oil from Iran all along?
JohnofGB
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 3:18:46 AM

How generous...............
silverfoxv65
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 3:13:11 AM

What a nasty web we weave.
iFueler
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 3:10:09 AM


     ok
ovillaone
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 2:51:58 AM

ok
goatx
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 2:48:05 AM

k
DLCarpernet
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 2:08:41 AM

Waiver is just a euphemism for an agreement not to enforce existing laws.

Amen.
TXryder
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 2:06:05 AM

old news
investmentdr
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 2:04:51 AM

Woe be Iran
rahcat
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 1:59:15 AM

Waivers are not enough. Tighten the screws even more.
wz
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 1:34:40 AM

Waiver is just a euphemism for an agreement not to enforce existing laws.
MikeCapeCoral
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 1:29:48 AM

Big mistake. They should have all nucs taken away from them.
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