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Administration grants exemptions on Iran sanctions
FOXNEWS ^ | 3/20/12 | Judson Berger

Posted on 03/20/2012 2:53:08 PM PDT by Doogle

The United States is offering some breathing room in its seemingly ironclad set of sanctions against Iran, underscoring the difficulty the U.S. and other countries may have in truly freezing out the Iranian regime.

The State Department on Tuesday announced exemptions for 11 countries from the newly passed economic sanctions expected to hit Iran's financial and energy sectors.

By summer, the U.S. is expected to penalize nations that make oil purchases through Iran's central bank unless they can show they've made a significant reduction in their Iranian oil supply.

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Administration Dumbo grants exemptions on Iran sanctions
1 posted on 03/20/2012 2:53:11 PM PDT by Doogle
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To: Doogle

Well they won’t work if we keep giving out free passes.


2 posted on 03/20/2012 2:56:54 PM PDT by caldera599
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To: Doogle
President Obama stressed the importance of online communication services during a videotaped message to the Iranian people marking the Iranian holiday of Nowruz.

..in English or Arabic?...with or without Telie Prompter?

3 posted on 03/20/2012 2:58:58 PM PDT by Doogle (((USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand..never store a threat you should have eliminated)))
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To: Doogle

That’ll teach ‘em. Our great leader really showed them this time! [/dripping sarcasm]

AMERICA AT THE CROSSROADS OF HISTORY
http://www.jeffhead.com/crossroads.htm

THE MAN WHO DESPISES AMERICA
http://www.jeffhead.com/obama-time.htm


4 posted on 03/20/2012 3:03:44 PM PDT by Jeff Head (Liberty is not free. Never has been, never will be. (www.dragonsfuryseries.com))
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To: caldera599

Well they won’t work if we keep giving out free passes.

Who says they are free?

The church of Obama doesn’t give it’s indulgences
for nothing...


5 posted on 03/20/2012 3:12:24 PM PDT by tet68 ( " We would not die in that man's company, that fears his fellowship to die with us...." Henry V.)
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...
Image and video hosting by TinyPic "Contrary to the Republican lies, this administration has implemented tougher sanctions against the Iranian regime." [crowd cheers and swoons]

6 posted on 03/21/2012 8:09:46 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him)
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