U.S. mulls crackdown on Chinese imports of Iranian oil

DUBAI (Reuters) -The United States is considering cracking down on Iranian oil sales to China as it braces for the possibility that Tehran may not return to nuclear talks or may adopt a harder line whenever it does, a U.S. official said.

Water crisis protests persist in Iran, with chants in capital -reports

DUBAI (Reuters) -Protesters angry about water shortages took to the streets of southwest Iran for a sixth night in a row on Tuesday, with mounting violence, while Tehran residents chanted anti-government slogans, according to videos posted on social media on Wednesday and Iranian news outlets.