December 16, 2017

Madeleine & Bill

New York TimesOctober 13, 1997By THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN The French oil company Total, the Russian oil company Gazprom and the Malaysian oil company Petronas just signed a $2 billion contract with Iran to jointly explore its South Pars offshore gas field. The deal was strongly endorsed by the French, Malaysian and Russian Governments and is […]

Clinton Makes Overture to Iran

Associated PressOctober 15, 1999By BARRY SCHWEID WASHINGTON (AP) — The Clinton administration is renewing an overture to Iran for face-to-face talks “on the basis of equality and mutual respect.” The goal in talking to Iran would be to encourage Iran to support Mideast peacemaking, stop supporting terrorism and halt the proliferation of weapons of mass […]