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
    Iran's quest to engage with the world - BBC
    07/28/2015 - 5:00 am | View Link
  • Iran's Nuclear Deal: Who Stands To Gain? - Yahoo! Finance
    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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  • Report: EU paving way for Iran energy deals
    ... arm of the 28-nation EU said it will explore areas of bilateral cooperation including on energy with Iran after the removal of sanctions. For now, the commission is focusing on preparatory work for launching a dialog on energy with Iran "when the ...
    08/27/2015 - 7:18 am | View Link
  • EU working on new deal in rush to Iran
    the executive arm of the 28-nation EU said it will explore areas of bilateral cooperation with Iran including on energy after the removal of sanctions. For now, the commission is focusing on preparatory work for launching a dialog on energy with Iran "when ...
    08/27/2015 - 7:16 am | View Link
  • Lifting of Swiss sanctions on Iran and European trade trips signal EU firms' desire to seek first-mover advantage
    UK foreign secretary Philip Hammond reopened the British embassy in Tehran on 22 August before the completion of necessary repairs. The embassy was closed in 2011 after Iranian protestors, probably Basij paramilitary forces, ransacked it in response to the ...
    08/24/2015 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Iranian Exports to EU Jump by 14% in 6 Months
    Iran and the six nations on July 14 reached a conclusion over the text of a comprehensive 159-page deal on Tehran's peaceful nuclear program. The comprehensive nuclear deal would terminate all nuclear-related sanctions imposed on Iran after coming into force.
    08/23/2015 - 4:00 am | View Link
  • EU sanctions against Iran suspended: implications for shipping
    The EU has suspended certain prohibitions have been suspended until 14 January 2016. EU ship registries, including the Cyprus Department of Merchant Shipping and the Maltese Ship Registry have notified persons flying their flags, ship managers and ...
    08/19/2015 - 11:33 pm | 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 ...
    08/26/2015 - 6:38 pm | View Website
  • European Sanctions Blog | law and practice
    The EU has added The Army Of Emigrants And Supporters to its Al Qaida sanctions list and amended the existing entries for 7 people and 4 entities, in order to ...
    08/26/2015 - 6:17 pm | 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.
    08/25/2015 - 11:47 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 ...
    08/25/2015 - 8:56 pm | 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 ...
    08/25/2015 - 5:42 pm | View Website
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