The FATF expects Iran to proceed swiftly in the reform path to ensure that it addresses all of the remaining concerns.
Soleimani was detained as soon as he landed at Chicago airport, his visa was then cancelled and transferred to Dayton prison in Atlanta.
EU’s Federica Mogherini will go ahead with reprisals should the United States’s Donald Trump decides to sanction EU’s investments in Cuba.
Evrofinance Mosnarbank was placed on the US sanctions list for supporting Venezuela’s state-owned oil company PDVSA, sustaining the illegitimate Maduro regime.
At least 19 Asia-bound large oil tankers are en route to India, China, Singapore, Malaysia and Japan.
US has aimed to end all of Iran's sales of oil, its crucial export, in a bid to curtail the influence of the Shia cleric-led state.
Khamenei dismissed the renewed US sanctions -- including an oil embargo -- that take effect on Monday.
Despite their 1955 Treaty of Amity and Economic Relations, Iran and the United States have not had diplomatic ties since 1980.
Crude oil prices could rise to US$90 per barrel by Christmas and to US$100 by the New Year as markets tighten.
The tightening US market came ahead of sanctions that Washington plans to implement against Iran's petroleum exports from early November, which many analysts expect to result in a drop of more than 1 million bpd of crude exports.
It is uncertain if the US would take similar action if Russia delivers S400 missiles to other countries such as Turkey, which is in talks to buy them.
US intelligence officials have found that in the campaign leading up to the 2016 US presidential election, Russian hackers breached the Democratic National Committee and leaked confidential information.
A UN rights panel received credible reports that up to one million ethnic Uighurs may be held in extra-legal detention in Xinjiang.
With US rig activity stalling and Iran sanctions looming, the oil market outlook is tightening.
The United States in certain cases will consider waivers for countries that need more time to wind down imports of oil from Iran.
A statement from Nike said the company was forbidden from supplying kit to the Iranian team as it prepares for its opening World Cup game.
US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, who announced the deal, reiterated a denial that there was any connection between the two.
Chinese funds have slashed valuations of ZTE Corp after the United States banned American companies from selling components to the telecoms equipment maker for seven years, a move ZTE said threatened its very survival.
Ali Sadr Hashemi Nejad, 38, who holds dual Iranian-St. Kitts citizenship, was arrested and charged with six counts of conspiracy, bank fraud, sanctions evasion and money laundering
The commentary from the state-run KCNA news agency comes with a rapid rapprochement on the Korean peninsula under way, after a period of heightened tensions stoked by missile and nuclear tests.
Mnuchin pushed back against the idea that Trump is trying to block the sanctions in response to Russia's meddling in the 2016 US presidential election, saying Trump is "fully supportive."
Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir says Iran must be accountable for exporting ballistic missiles to the Houthi rebels and 'radical and aggressive' behaviour in the region.
The Security Council adopted two sanctions resolutions last year to ramp up pressure on Pyongyang and deny Kim the hard currency needed to fund his military programs.