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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  • Notice to Exporters 2014/03: Changes to EU Sanctions ...
    1. On 20 January 2014 the EU amended the sanctions against Iran. The amendments are set out in Council Regulation 2014/42/EU amending Council Regulation (EU) 267/2012.
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    • Legal sources of EU and US Iran Sanctions legislation referred to in this text are either hyperlinked or can be found on the Iran Sanctions websites maintained and
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