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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    02/28/2017 - 1:43 pm | View Link
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  • Iran
    The EU's trade with Iran was subject to restrictions derived from United Nations Security Council (UNSC) sanctions between 2006 and 2010. A group of EU and non-EU ...
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  • International Sanctions on Iran
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    03/21/2017 - 10:42 pm | View Website
  • Sanctions against Iran
    Following the Iranian Revolution of 1979, the United States imposed economic sanctions against Iran and expanded them in 1995 to include firms dealing with the ...
    03/19/2017 - 10:27 am | View Website
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  • Iran
    June 10, 2010 - Security Council Imposes Additional Sanctions on Iran, Voting 12 in Favour to 2 Against, with 1 Abstention Brazil, Turkey, Lebanon Say Tehran ...
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