New Eu Sanctions On Iran Approved

EU leaders back new sanctions on Iran that are tougher than recent measures adopted by the UN Security Council.

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  • Iran’s oil export boom is fizzling out. Why? - Gulf News
    ... the latest sanctions were imposed in 2012, Iran was exporting about 600,000 barrels a day of crude to countries in the European Union (EU...
    06/26/2016 - 7:38 am | View Link
  • CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-EU allows Iran's state carrier to resume flights ... - Reuters Africa
    ... purchases with Boeing.) * EU removes most Iranair planes from safety blacklist * Iran needs to ... sanctions. While the European Commission, ...
    06/16/2016 - 2:25 pm | View Link
  • Iran Air cleared to resume flights to Europe - Chicago Daily Herald
    ... nearly impossible to get for the country amid world sanctions over its nuclear program. The EU move comes just months after Iran Air signed...
    06/16/2016 - 11:41 am | View Link
  • UPDATE 2-Iran says U.S. must encourage banks to do business with it - Reuters UK
    The United States must do more to encourage banks to do business with Iran following the lifting of sanctions, Iran's foreign minister said...
    06/14/2016 - 6:40 am | View Link
  • U.S. said to rebuff EU bid to shield banks from Iran sanctions - Chicago Tribune
    ... in attempts to shield banks and companies that do business with Iran from the threat of financial sanctions. EU finance ministers pressed U.S...
    06/7/2016 - 10:26 am | View Link
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  • Russian, Iranian glee as UK deserts the EU
    Both Iran and Russia have expressed their elation over the shock exit of the UK with Moscow mayor declaring, "‘There won’t be anyone to so zealously defend sanctions against us" Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s deputy chief of staff for political ...
    06/25/2016 - 3:31 am | View Link
  • Russia and Iran delighted at UK's rejection of EU
    The leave vote was greeted more positively, however, in Russia and Iran. “Without the UK in the EU there won’t be anyone to so zealously defend the sanctions against us,” Moscow mayor Sergey Sobyanin observed, while the presidential business ombudsma ...
    06/24/2016 - 2:43 am | View Link
  • EU allows Iran's state carrier to resume flights in bloc
    Iran is dangling the prospect of significant business for Western planemakers as it emerges from decades of sanctions. While the European Commission, the EU's executive, said Iranair could resume flights, some of the carrier's aircraft would remain on the ...
    06/17/2016 - 3:42 am | View Link
  • EU partially lifts six-year ban on Iran Air
    The deal comes as the Tehran government dangles the prospect of significant business for Western plane makers now that decades of sanctions have been lifted. Iran needs an estimated 400 jets to renew its fleet and prepare for projected growth, according to ...
    06/16/2016 - 10:51 am | View Link
  • Iran Air off safety blacklist, can fly in EU
    Iran's aviation industry - among several other sectors - had been under a draconian regime of US-engineered sanctions for multiple years. The sanctions were lifted in January when a deal between Iran and the so-called P5+1 - the five permanent members of ...
    06/16/2016 - 5:10 am | View Link
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  • Sanctions against Iran
    Following the Iranian Revolution of 1979, the United States imposed sanctions against Iran and expanded them in 1995 to include firms dealing with the Iranian ...
    06/25/2016 - 5:14 am | View Website
  • EJIL: Talk! – Countermeasures vs. Collective Security? The ...
    Thank you very much Pierre, I am completely agree with your conclusion that the EU sanctions is illegal. The concept of countermeasures, were traditionally described ...
    06/24/2016 - 4:57 pm | View Website
  • International Sanctions on Iran
    The United States, United Nations, and European Union have levied multiple sanctions on Iran for its nuclear program since the International Atomic Energy Association ...
    06/20/2016 - 12:15 pm | View Website
  • Information Note on EU sanctions to be lifted under the ...
    Information Note on EU sanctions to be lifted under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) Brussels, 23 January 2016
    06/19/2016 - 11:15 pm | View Website
  • Sanctions | Iran Watch
    Who is Left? Hundreds of entities removed from blacklists on Implementation Day . Updated April 29, 2016. Iran and the P5+1 announced on January 16, 2016 that Iran ...
    06/19/2016 - 5:14 am | View Website
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