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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  • Sanctions on two Iran oil firms lifted - MENAFN
    ... sanctions list, the first such action since Iran ... involved in extracting natural gas from Iran's South Pars field, appealed to the EU court ...
    07/31/2015 - 2:49 pm | View Link
  • Two Iranian oil companies removed from EU sanctions list - Reuters Africa
    Iran likely to receive upgraded missile system from Russia - Daily Times
    07/31/2015 - 12:49 pm | View Link
  • Nuclear Deal ‘Not to Reform Iran’, Says John Kerry - BBC
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    07/28/2015 - 5:00 am | View Link
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    Related Link: EU In Favor Of Iran Deal Automakers Without sanctions in place, U.S. and European automakers will be able to sell in Iran where...
    07/27/2015 - 3:45 pm | View Link
  • BP, Shell, Total, Siemens awaiting Iran's entire sanctions removal ... - Bloomberg
    July 27--British Petroleum and Royal Dutch Shell are waiting for removal of sanctions on Iran to estimate whether to become involved in the country's ...
    07/27/2015 - 9:51 am | View Link
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  • EU removes two Iranian oil companies from sanctions list
    The companies, which are the part of a group involved in extracting natural gas from Iran's South Pars field, had appealed to the EU court in May for their removal from the sanctions list, saying there was insufficient evidence to include them on the list.
    08/3/2015 - 5:01 am | View Link
  • Why Iran nuclear deal may lead to windfall gains for India
    EU and UN sanctions. While the deal—started after the election of Hassan Rouhani as Iranian President in 2013 and mediated by Sultanate of Oman—helped restore diplomatic relations between the US and Iran, which have been hampered since the 1979 Iranian ...
    08/2/2015 - 11:08 pm | View Link
  • Too early to focus on Iran-EU trade-related activities
    The negotiations ended with adoption of a joint comprehensive action plan. If Iran carries out this plan, the economic and financial sanctions earlier imposed on it by the UN Security Council, the US and EU will be lifted. Follow us on Twitter @AzerNewsAz
    08/2/2015 - 7:41 pm | View Link
  • Just How Vulnerable Is Iran to Sanctions?
    Under the new agreement, all UN sanctions and major portions of U.S. and EU sanctions, including the punishing restrictions on Iran’s financial, energy, transportation, insurance, and automotive industries, will be lifted simultaneously upon IAEA ...
    08/2/2015 - 11:50 am | View Link
  • EU removes two Iranian oil companies from its sanctions list
    The companies, which are the part of a group involved in extracting natural gas from Iran’s South Pars field, appealed to the EU court in May to allow their ... European courts in the past nullified sanctions against the National Iranian Tanker Co ...
    08/1/2015 - 12:39 am | View Link
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  • Countermeasures vs. Collective Security? The EU Sanctions ...
    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 ...
    08/3/2015 - 7:10 am | View Website
  • EU Reinstates Sanctions on Iranian Shipping Companies ...
    The European Union has reimposed sanctions on an Iranian bank and 32 of the country’s shipping companies on Wednesday basing the decision on a new legal basis.
    08/2/2015 - 10:13 pm | View Website
  • Sanctions against Iran
    Numerous governments and multinational entities impose sanctions against Iran. Following the Iranian Revolution of 1979, the United States imposed sanctions against ...
    08/2/2015 - 7:04 am | View Website
  • Iran–European Union relations
    Iranian–European Union relations have been strained in the early 2010s by the dispute over the Iranian nuclear program. The European Union along with United States ...
    08/2/2015 - 2:10 am | View Website
  • How GOP threats against Iran have Guaranteed end of ...
    By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) – The US sanction regime on Iran has a unilateral dimension. That is, there are sanctions only the US applies.
    08/1/2015 - 5:18 am | View Website
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