Wall Street lifted by oil prices after Trump pulls out of Iran deal, AMP to face angry investors

Wall Street lifted by oil prices after Trump pulls out of Iran deal, AMP to face angry investors

Updated May 10, 2018 09:30:04 Australian shares are set to follow Wall Street higher, as surging oil prices boosted US energy stocks. Markets at 7:10am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures +0.4pc, ASX 200 (Wednesday close) +0.3pc to 6,108. AUD: 74.64 US cents, 55.08 British pence, 62.96 Euro cents, 81.88 Japanese …

Iran MPs burn paper US flag in Parliament after Donald Trump pulls out of nuclear deal – Donald Trump’s America

Iran MPs burn paper US flag in Parliament after Donald Trump pulls out of nuclear deal – Donald Trump’s America

Posted May 09, 2018 22:06:39 Photo: Politicians held the impromptu demonstration inside Parliament the day after Mr Trump’s decision. (AP) Iranian MPs have set a paper US flag ablaze in Parliament shouting “Death to America!” after US President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal and reimpose …

US withdrawal from Iran deal drives Wall Street and oil prices, Australian investors eye budget wash-up

US withdrawal from Iran deal drives Wall Street and oil prices, Australian investors eye budget wash-up

Updated May 09, 2018 09:46:45 Photo: Donald Trump said the US would impose “the highest level of economic sanctions” on Iran. (Reuters: Jonathan Ernst) Stocks on Wall Street have recovered from earlier losses as US President Donald Trump announced the United States would pull out of the Iran nuclear deal, …

Iran deal: Donald Trump has put the Middle East on a path to disaster

Iran deal: Donald Trump has put the Middle East on a path to disaster

Posted May 09, 2018 08:37:19 Donald Trump’s decision to violate the Iran nuclear deal and reimpose US sanctions will not lead us immediately to disaster. That may come later. Right now, America is on one side of the argument while its key allies including the UK, Germany and France, stand …

Donald Trump announces US pulling out of Iran nuclear deal – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump announces US pulling out of Iran nuclear deal – Donald Trump’s America

Updated May 09, 2018 04:40:45 US President Donald Trump has announced he is pulling the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal, in a move set to upset America’s European allies and disrupt global oil supplies. Mr Trump said the nuclear agreement was a “horrible, one-sided deal” that “didn’t …

Iran deal or no deal? Donald Trump facing serious international pressure not to walk away – Donald Trump’s America

Iran deal or no deal? Donald Trump facing serious international pressure not to walk away – Donald Trump’s America

Updated May 08, 2018 09:26:46 It was one of Donald Trump’s signature campaign platforms. At rally after rally across the country he described then-US president Barack Obama’s Iran nuclear pact as “disastrous” and the “worst deal ever”. “This deal, if I win, will be a totally different deal. This will …

Donald Trump announcement on Iran nuclear deal imminent; Boris Johnson makes last-ditch appeal – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump announcement on Iran nuclear deal imminent; Boris Johnson makes last-ditch appeal – Donald Trump’s America

Posted May 08, 2018 06:33:35 Photo: European allies are urging Donald Trump to stay in the Iran nuclear deal. (AP: Andrew Harnik) US President Donald Trump says he will announce his decision on whether to keep the US in the Iran nuclear deal within 24 hours. Key points: Trump to …

Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu says ‘half ton’ of documents prove Iran lied about nuclear program

Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu says ‘half ton’ of documents prove Iran lied about nuclear program

Posted May 01, 2018 05:39:22 Photo: Benjamin Netanyahu delivers the presentation on live TV. (Reuters: Amir Cohen) Israel’s Prime Minister has unveiled what he says is a “half ton” of Iranian nuclear documents collected by Israeli intelligence, claiming the trove of information proves that Iranian leaders covered up a nuclear …

Trump and Merkel talk Iran and trade, shake hands in Washington – Donald Trump’s America

Trump and Merkel talk Iran and trade, shake hands in Washington – Donald Trump’s America

Posted April 28, 2018 06:29:58 Photo: Mr Trump and Ms Merkel discussed a range of issues including Iran, North Korea and trade. (AP: Evan Vucci) German Chancellor Angela Merkel and US President Donald Trump put on a display of warmth and friendship during a White House meeting, despite differences over …

‘Morally reprehensible’: US slams China, Russia, Iran and North Korea in human rights report

‘Morally reprehensible’: US slams China, Russia, Iran and North Korea in human rights report

Updated April 22, 2018 05:26:26 The United States has labelled China, Russia, Iran and North Korea as “morally reprehensible” governments that it said violated human rights within their borders on a daily basis, making them “forces of instability”. Key points: Uzbekistan, Liberia and Mexico have improved rights, report suggests Report …