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Trump envoys to press India on Russian missiles, Iran oil

US President Donald TrumpĀ“s top two envoys were expected Thursday to press India not to buy Russian military equipment or Iranian oil, while seeking...

Arms Race On the Caspian Sea Heats Up

The countries bordering the Caspian Sea are increasingly flexing their military muscles. The Iran crisis and unresolved conflicts over natural resources have added to...

China unveils blockbuster foreign energy deal

China's state-owned energy colossus CNOOC unveiled a $15.1 billion bid to buy Canada's Nexen Monday, in what would be the largest-ever foreign commercial purchase...

International Community Will Ensure Strait Of Hormuz Stays Open

Iranian leaders must understand that the international community will ensure the Strait of Hormuz at the mouth of the Persian Gulf will remain open,...

South Korea mulls offer of Iranian oil tankers

Seoul is considering an offer by Tehran to send crude on Iranian tankers to South Korea, officials said Friday, as a way to circumvent...

US exempts China, Singapore from Iran sanctions

The United States exempted China and Singapore from sanctions over purchases of oil from Iran hours before a deadline, saying that major economies were...

Suspected cyber attack hits Iran oil industry

A voracious virus attack has hit computers running key parts of Iran's oil sector, forcing authorities to unplug its main oil export terminal from...

US keeps carriers near Gulf ahead of Iran talks

The United States is keeping the pressure on Iran with the presence of two aircraft carriers close to the Gulf ahead of the resumption...

New air strikes on South as Sudan quits summit

Sudanese warplanes on Tuesday launched fresh air raids on oil-rich areas of South Sudan, a Southern official said, threatening a tentative rapprochement despite international...

Saudi ‘pledges secure energy supply’ to South Korea

Saudi Arabia has pledged to ensure a stable supply of oil to South Korea, which is under pressure from the United States to reduce...