However, a source close to the project say executives at Zarubezhneft have scrapped the deal ahead as further U.S. sanctions are about to come into force against Iran, according to Reuters.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Treasury Secretary Stephen Mnuchin made the announcement Friday.
India will buy 9 million barrels, or about 1.3 million tonnes, of Iranian oil in November, two industry sources told Reuters, indicating the world's third-biggest oil importer will continue purchasing crude from the Islamic Republic.
Turkey has been told it will temporarily be allowed to keep buying Iranian oil, its energy minister told reporters, as has Iraq, as long as it does not pay Iran in US dollars, three Iraqi officials said. Under U.S. law, exceptions can be granted for up to 180 days. It's the second batch of penalties that the administration has reimposed since President Donald Trump withdrew from the landmark deal in May. He declined to name the targeted institutions.
Shortly before Trump posted the tweet, the White House's official account explained the context, writing: 'President @realDonaldTrump is reimposing all sanctions lifted under the unacceptable Iran deal.
"These sanctions hit at core areas of Iran's economy, they are necessary to spur changes we seek on the part of the regime", said Secretary Pompeo.
USA secretary of state Mike Pompeo today imposed penalties against more than 700 businesses, individuals and other entities involved in Iran's oil, banking, shipping, shipbuilding and insurance sectors. "We have the knowledge and the capability to manage the country's economic affairs", Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi told state TV.
The European Union, France, Germany and Britain, parties to the nuclear agreement who are trying to keep it alive, said they regretted Washington's decision to reimpose sanctions.
Musk pledged in the summer of 2017 that the company would be churning out 5,000 cars per week by the end of previous year . Tesla only reached a goal to build 5,000 Model 3s per week in June, although current production has fallen short of that.
He then went on to concede that "I shouldn't say this" before continuing to declare "there's nothing to be embarrassed about". Jon Tester , but it was his praise for House Greg Gianforte's physical assault on a reporter that stole the show.
Netflix is the first of the so-called Faang companies (Facebook, Apple , Amazon, Netflix and Google) to report this quarter. While most of that still funds shows licensed from other companies, original programs account for a growing share.
Trump blowing the White Nationalist dog whistle at a rally for #TedCruz . "You know what I am, I'm a nationalist", Trump said. He said Democrats want to give "free health care and education to illegal aliens, paid for by you". "We can't have that".
So another week of rest could do wonders for the wide receiver as next week we could get a more serious update on Black's return. His biggest game this season was an 84-yard performance against TCU, in a game where he also had several costly drops.
The Turkish authorities say they have audio and video evidence of the killing - although these have not been made public. Still, the State Department said in an email reply to ABC News that Pompeo had not heard the recording.
Bulger also served as the inspiration for Jack Nicholson's character Frank Costello in Martin Scorsese's 2006 film The Departed . Former Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger , 89, has been killed at a West Virginia prison, according to multiple reports.
If the Nasdaq closes down 10 percent or more from its closing high, a level it hit in the session, it would confirm a correction. HOUSING SKID: The Commerce Department said sales of new US homes plunged 5.5 percent in September, the fourth monthly drop.
The Mega Millions jackpot beat its own record once again after no ticket matched all the six numbers in the drawing Tuesday night. Wednesday. $656 million, Mega Millions, March 30, 2012 (three tickets, from Kansas, Illinois and Maryland) 4.
Sayoc, shackled at the wrists and ankles and wearing a tan jail jumpsuit, said little at the hearing but at one point tearing up. The official wasn't authorized to discuss an ongoing investigation and spoke on condition of anonymity to The Associated Press.
A Honduran-born leader of the migrant caravan rejected Trump's assertion that there were people from the Middle East in the group. Many of the South American countries who are also dealing with the caravan say they are trying to stop it reaching America.
Customers from across the world appear to have suffered an outage of YouTube service for around 2 hours Tuesday. Because of YouTube's outage on Wednesday morning, users from all over the world could not see the videos on it.
Breast Cancer: Ghana hits 4,645 cases in 2018
After going through treatment in the summer, she put a plan in place that would keep her inside of the classroom. The initiative brings breast health awareness to faith-based communities like Shorter Community AME Church .
China leads the way as worlds billionaires get even richer
Stadler said: "What we have seen in the past is Silicon Valley invents, China copies". "They do this by leapfrogging". While there are 106 new Chinese billionaires this year, there are now 51 newly minted former Chinese billionaires.
Red Dead Redemption 2 online beta to launch November
The boosters are filed under Bonus Content, and will be automatically enabled - feel free to disable if you fancy. Another scenario where the game ends is when you can not place any more dominoes on the table.
Germany urges joint European stance on Saudi arms exports
Jubeir was the first senior Saudi official to speak on the record since the Saudis admitted on Saturday that Khashoggi was dead . Turkish sources say the authorities have an audio recording purportedly documenting Khashoggi's murder inside the consulate.
Seventh reported quake hits off the coast of BC
That was followed by a 6.8 quake at 11:16 p.m., a 6.5 magnitude quake at 11:23 p.m., a 4.9 at 11:36 p.m., a 4.3 at 12:13 a.m. More than 1000 earthquakes take place around the world every year - majority in area sitting on the Ring.
Bomb kills Afghan election candidate, wounds 7
So far this year, eight US soldiers and three other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation service members have died in Afghanistan. Mattis commented on the attack in Kandahar during a break in meetings at an Asian security conference in Singapore.