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 considers sanctions to respond to cyberattacks
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  • EU to hinder US anti-Iran sanctions: MPs
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  • International Sanctions on Iran | Council on Foreign Relations
    International Sanctions on Iran. U.S. and international sanctions have battered the Iranian economy and brought Tehran to negotiate over its nuclear program.
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