Energy

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The US suggested it will oppose the release of billions of dollars in Iranian funds from South Korea until Tehran returns to full compliance with a nuclear deal.
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French President Emmanuel Macron asked Iranian President Hassan Rouhani for "clear gestures" and an immediate return to the JCPOA's terms.
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Iran warned against a planned resolution at the UN nuclear watchdog that seeks to condemn its suspension of some nuclear inspections.
Ahmed Zaki Yamani [Corbis]
Known for his Western-style business suits and soft-spoken, measured tones, Ahmed Zaki Yamani helped Saudi Arabia command a dominating presence in OPEC from its birth.
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European powers and the US warned Iran against carrying out a threatened limit to UN nuclear agency inspections.
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President Joe Biden's first call to a foreign leader will be to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
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Israeli and Emirati companies have signed an inaugural agreement on renewable energy.
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Iran told the UN it was advancing research on uranium metal production.
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Khamenei is not insisting the return of the US to the nuclear deal, especially given its decision to increase its uranium enrichment.