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US buys Iran oil after 30 years; Philippines steps up resistance to China

US buys Iran oil after 30 years   US Department of Energy has reportedly imported crude oil from Iran for the first time since 1991. It comes even as US sanctions on Iran continue. It is a crucial step by the US to lift sanctions on Iran, which may eventually lead to the restoration of the Iran nuclear deal. US is said to have purchased 33,000 barrels per day of