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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  • EU extends sanctions on Iran over human rights violations
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  • Iran slams extension of EU sanctions by another year
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    04/13/2017 - 6:46 am | View Link
  • Iran rejects EU sanctions over human rights as politically-motivated
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    04/12/2017 - 8:07 am | View Link
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  • International Sanctions on Iran
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  • Iran
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  • Sanctions against Iran
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