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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  • Information Note on EU sanctions to be lifted under the ...
    Information Note on EU sanctions to be lifted under the ... On Implementation Day, the limited sanctions relief provided to Iran under the 2013-interim
    02/16/2017 - 4:49 am | View Website
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  • 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 ...
    02/14/2017 - 12:37 pm | View Website
  • European Union Restrictive measures (sanctions) in force
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  • Iran
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