International sanctions on Iran have been lifted after a watchdog confirmed it had complied with a deal designed to prevent it developing nuclear weapons.
The landmark deal between Iran and world powers was agreed last July.
Lifting the sanctions will unfreeze billions of dollars of assets and allow Iran's oil to be sold internationally.
The international nuclear watchdog, the IAEA, said its inspectors had verified that Tehran had taken the required steps.
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