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Blocking Strait of Hormuz would affect gas prices immediately

Dec 28, 2011
Iran has threatened to block the strait if President Obama signs a bill to impose sanctions to keep it from making nuclear weapons. The impact on oil prices worldwide would be major and immediate.
Posted In: gas, Strait of Hormuz, Iran

Why Iran is pushing back on sanctions

Dec 28, 2011
As the European Union prepares to increase sanctions on Iran over its nuclear program, the Islamic Republic has retaliated with a threat to close the Strait of Hormuz, a strategic waterway for oil exports.
Posted In: Iran, Oil

Other nations promise help if Iran cuts off oil supply

Dec 28, 2011
Oil prices are down a bit this morning after a Saudi oil official said his country would pump more crude. That follows Iran's threat to block the Strait of Hormuz, where about one fifth of the world's oil passes through.
Posted In: Oil, Saudi Arabia, Iran

What the Strait of Hormuz means for world oil

Dec 28, 2011
Iran's navy chief said today his country could very easily close the world's most important oil transit channel. The threat to close it comes after the West imposed more sanctions on Iran over its nuclear program.
Posted In: Iran, Oil

Iran reacts to U.S. threat of nuclear sanction

Dec 28, 2011
Iran has threatened to send military ships to block the Strait of Hormuz if President Obama signs a bill to impose sanctions to keep Iran from making nuclear weapons.
Posted In: Iran, Oil

Drone downed by GPS?

Dec 16, 2011
Go ahead plane, land riiiiight here.
Posted In: drones, gps, Iran

Iran blocks virtual embassy

Dec 8, 2011
That didn't take long.
Posted In: state department, Iran

That Duqu that you do

Nov 14, 2011
Duqu, the recently discovered virus with links to Stuxnet, has now shown up in Iran...
Posted In: Duqu, security, Iran, computer virus

Iran says it's been hit with another computer virus

Apr 25, 2011
After Stuxnet took its nuclear facilities last year, Iran says it's dealing with another computer virus. This one they're calling Stars. Officials...
Posted In: Iran, malware, stuxnet

State Department to invest $30 million in internet freedom

Jan 11, 2011
On our show this morning we talked about the Justice Department trying to take down Wikileaks. But at the same time, the State Department is making...
Posted In: government, Iran, privacy, Web Culture, wikileaks, world

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