The recent cooling in diplomatic relations between the USA and Iran hasn't dampened the enthusiasm of foreign investors for big infrastructure projects in the country.
Six months after a strong performance from Iran's national team at the World Cup, expectations for 'Team Melli' are high. At the upcoming Asian Cup, fans are hoping for a first title in 42 years.
Iran has criticized the decision to end the treaty, calling the Trump administration an "outlaw regime." The decision came hours after the UN's top court ordered the US to lift sanctions on humanitarian goods to Iran.
The US has targeted an Iranian network of businesses that allegedly funded a paramilitary group affiliated with the Revolutionary Guard. The so-called Basij group reportedly trained and deployed child soldiers in Syria.
The International Court of Justice has ruled that US sanctions on "humanitarian" goods must be dropped immediately. The US has contested the right of the court to intervene in matters between Washington and Tehran.
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