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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  • Iran News
    The UN, US and EU previously sanctioned Bank Sepah because of its role in Iran's illicit missile procurement activities.
    12/9/2017 - 11:08 am | View Website
  • Sanctions | Iran Watch
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    12/8/2017 - 12:40 am | View Website
  • Sanctions
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    12/6/2017 - 5:07 am | View Website
  • Iran
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    12/3/2017 - 4:45 pm | View Website
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