Iran: Location DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the location Iran related to Oil. This location may have appeared in articles supporting this topic, against it, or in a separate context: this biographical entry simply demarks this location as appearing in content suggesting contextual association with Oil.

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At-A-Glance Vitals

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All Media Count   478135
News Count (W/Clustered)   461430 (96.51%)
Distinct Stories   266061
Blog Count   13290 (2.78%)
Tweet Count   3414 (0.71%)
Shared Tweet Count   4511
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   -0.30
Combined Polarization   7.63
Combined Activity   0.67
Combined Personalization   0.67
News Tone   -0.31
Blog Tone   0.04
Tweet Tone   0.06
First Seen   3/28/2009
Last Seen   12/28/2013
News/Social Ratio  96.51%
Attention/Loyalty  1710 / 2886 days (59.25%)


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Activity Timeline
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Category Breakdown
Articles mentioning this location fall into the following system categories:

17.51% (83128)
3.72% (17652)
53.03% (251739)
31.45% (149304)

Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles mentioning this location: (Click on any country to view its profile) [Help]

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Outlet Location Countries
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Related People

The following names occur in articles mentioning this location:

Barack Obama   16.26% (77755)
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad   9.28% (44352)
Benjamin Netanyahu   4.24% (20260)
Ali Khamenei   3.72% (17774)
Hillary Clinton   3.33% (15935)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles mentioning this location:

European Union   16.23% (77613)
Un Security Council   7.96% (38044)
United Nations   7.26% (34729)
International Atomic Energy Agency   6.42% (30693)
International Energy Agency   3.35% (15995)

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Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles mentioning this location:

Tehran, Tehran, Iran   36.96% (176708)
Washington, District Of Columbia, United States   25.61% (122441)
London, London, City Of, United Kingdom   14.49% (69269)
Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq   6.59% (31495)
Dubai, Dubayy, United Arab Emirates   6.24% (29841)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles mentioning this location:
Iran   3.61% (474720)
United States   3.61% (288654)
United Kingdom   3.61% (146971)
China   3.61% (145129)
Israel   3.61% (129093)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles mentioning this location:

Tehran, Iran   37.46% (179129)
London, City Of, United Kingdom   14.49% (69272)
Baghdad, Iraq   6.66% (31849)
Dubayy, United Arab Emirates   6.26% (29917)
Moskva, Russia   6.20% (29649)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles mentioning this location:

Washington, United States   27.94% (133607)
District Of Columbia, United States   27.37% (130879)
New York, United States   18.41% (88007)
California, United States   4.88% (23355)
Texas, United States   3.61% (17238)

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Outlet Location Countries
This location is mentioned in articles from outlets in these countries:
United States   3.61% (220049)
Iran   3.61% (26156)
Canada   3.61% (15778)
United Arab Emirates   3.61% (15603)
Scotland   3.61% (12333)

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The following Twitterers tweet links about this location

Energy_Risk   0.01% (68)[Profile]
PERSIA_MAX_NEWS   0.01% (30)[Profile]
fahimn   0.00% (23)[Profile]
ctClimateChange   0.00% (22)[Profile]
RealEstateTL   0.00% (20)[Profile]

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Top News Outlets

This location tends to be mentioned in articles from the following news outlets:

Reuters.Com   3.80% (18191)
Yahoo.Com   2.10% (10059)
Bignewsnetwork.Com   2.07% (9885)
Presstv.Ir   2.04% (9761)
Xe.Com   0.93% (4468)

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Top Blogs

This location tends to be mentioned in articles from the following blogs:

Peakoil.Com   0.10% (498)
Wikileaksleaks.Blogspot.Com   0.07% (325)
Theoildrum.Com   0.05% (242)
Wikileakstechnology.Blogspot.Com   0.04% (189)
Islamicinvitationturkey.Com   0.02% (119)

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News Articles

All 461430 news articles:


Bahraini authorities question opposition leader | Reuters

...... even more unstable , he said in an emailed statement Reporting by Farishta Manama Saeed and Rania El Gamal in Dubai Writing by Mahmoud Habboush Editing by Gareth Jones Shaikh Salman has called for a Jihad against Bahrain Police Force Since February the Arab Spring policemen have been murdered , seriously injured , and over have lost limbs or ......

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Tone: -3.14%
Pol: 10.06%
Act: 19.97%
Per: 0.94%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 3.57%

Turkey PM Erdogan's party turn on him as corruption probe deepens - Telegraph

...... the main targets were the chief executive of the state-owned Halkbank , and an Iranian-born businessman said to have masterminded the use of gold bullion to pay for imports of gas and oil from Iran , whose financial system is blocked off through international sanctions the investigation focused on the alleged payment of bribes to smooth the path of this trade , along with a raft of ......

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Tone: -4.60%
Pol: 9.00%
Act: 21.60%
Per: 0.40%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Sunni monarchs back YouTube hate preachers: Anti-Shia propaganda threatens a sectarian civil war which will engulf the entire Muslim world - Comment - Voices - The Independent

...... cleric in Kuwait , who has million followers on Twitter His speech is devoted to exposing the biggest conspiracy the Muslim world faces , which turns out to be a plot conceived in Qom the Shia holy city in Iran , and handled by sayyids and chiefs in Tehran , to get rid of the nation of Islam , aiming to desecrate the Kaaba the building in Mecca that is Islam most sacred ......

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Tone: -3.79%
Pol: 8.77%
Act: 18.49%
Per: 0.40%
Que: 3.39%
Exc: 0.00%

Saturday, January 5 - Nation Wires -

...... x Radical Shiite cleric Muqtada Al-Sadr , a fierce opponent of the United States and head of Iraq most feared militia , comes home after nearly four years in self-imposed exile in Iran , welcomed by hundreds of cheering supporters in a return that solidifies the rise of his movement x An apparently coordinated wave of bombings targeting Shiite Muslims kill ......

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Tone: -1.45%
Pol: 7.91%
Act: 18.89%
Per: 0.68%
Que: 1.45%
Exc: 0.00%

Saudi budget 2014 and economic performance | Arab News Saudi Arabia News, Middle East News, Opinion, Economy and more.

...... GDP registered a record level of billion , by far the largest GCC and Arab economy , making it the th economy in the world in GDP size , ahead of Switzerland , Sweden , Norway and Iran However , it is notable that due to the drop in oil revenue in , there was only a modest growth in GDP of only two percent , compared to double-digit growth rates in previous years ......

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Tone: 2.58%
Pol: 7.29%
Act: 18.16%
Per: 0.78%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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Blog Posts

All 13290 blog posts:


Syria Signs First-Ever Offshore Oil Deal, with Russia

...... Russian oil and gas company SoyuzNefteGaz for joint oil exploration off the Mediterranean coast , in Syria rsquo s part of the prolific Levant Basin , according to Syrian , Russian and Iranian state news agencies the contract will enter into effect immediately despite US and European sanctions against Syria , where opposition forces and Islamist groups remain in control of onshore ......

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Tone: -1.72%
Pol: 4.01%
Act: 21.78%
Per: 0.57%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

iBank Focus - 2014 Crude Oil Price Outlook

...... supply disruptions in the oil market over the past year , we see the growing risk of an oil supply glut developing as rampant US oil production growth collides with the prospect that Iranian and Libyan oil returns to the market It forecasts that US oil supply would increase by M bpd in , marking the third year of growth at that rate and contributing to of total non-O ......

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Tone: 1.63%
Pol: 8.88%
Act: 21.61%
Per: 1.63%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Irans Oil-For-Cash Scheme | Peak Oil News and Message Boards

...... An unfolding corruption scandal in Turkey has uncovered transactions that may have allowed Tehran to circumvent harsh US and EU sanctionsa revelation that could destabilize Obama nuclear deal and threaten the government of Prime minister Erdogan massive unfolding corruption scandal in Turkeywhich has already forced the resignations of three government ministers and threatens to upend the ......

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Tone: -0.14%
Pol: 7.51%
Act: 18.14%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Gorilla Radio blog: Oil Price Augeries for 2014

...... production , now at all-time lows due to the destruction of credit markets by the application of economic sanctions am convinced that these negotiations will ultimately fail and or the Iranian government will not sufficiently convince outside oil producers from making significant investment in new infrastructure At the very least , new Iranian oil barrels are several years away from the ......

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Tone: 2.87%
Pol: 8.23%
Act: 22.00%
Per: 1.39%
Que: 6.67%
Exc: 0.00%

Saudis: We have been stabbed in back by Obama | Peak Oil News and Message Boards

...... a warm up to a direct relationship in the future with Hezbollah Obama is sending conflicting messages In Washington , the president says negotiations are all we need to meet the Iranian threat He issued a rare veto threat to try to halt tougher sanctions against Iran At the same time , in the Middle East , the president has dispatched more than US Navy vessels including a ......

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Tone: -0.44%
Pol: 9.28%
Act: 19.70%
Per: 1.59%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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All 3414 tweets:
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...#PoliticalRisk update for the UAE #mena #emea #risk #oil #opec #energy #peakoil #commodities...

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(07/22/2012 at 2:30:06 pm)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 0.00%
Act: 10.00%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...Corn, soy hit record highs; oil jumps on Mideast worry via @reuters #climate #energy #peakoil #economy #green...

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(07/22/2012 at 2:48:24 pm)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 6.45%
Act: 22.58%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...#IRAN says #OPEC is likely not going to change #oil output, and #Libya is now producing roughly 400,000 barrels a day

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(10/09/2011 at 11:15:01 am)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 6.90%
Act: 13.79%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...RT @commondreams: Afghanistan's Energy War #oil #militarism...

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(10/09/2011 at 8:29:21 pm)
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Tone: -4.55%
Pol: 4.55%
Act: 13.64%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...RT @IIFL_Live: India and Iran resolve oil payment dispute: report. #IIFLLive #News...

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(08/01/2011 at 00:48:02 am)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 7.14%
Act: 25.00%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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