Iran and EU

Europe expands sanctions against Iran

Europe expands sanctions against Iran

The EU foreign ministers increased their list of sanctions against Tehran on Monday, designating 5 individuals and 2 firms as targets, the EU’s top diplomat Josep Borrell said. "Let me start by pointing to a concrete …

Europe to impose new sanctions against Iran

Europe to impose new sanctions against Iran

The European Union imposed sanctions on eight Iranians and a mobile telecommunications provider in its latest effort to target individuals and organisations it holds responsible for human rights abuses in Iran. The Council of the EU, …

EU hits two Iran ministers in new sanctions

EU hits two Iran ministers in new sanctions

The European Union imposed asset freezes and visa bans on Iran's education and culture ministers on Monday, in a fifth round of sanctions against Tehran over its crackdown on demonstrators. The new measures targeted 32 individuals …

Iran steps up nuclear program

Iran steps up nuclear program

Iran continues to develop its nuclear program and buys centrifuges for uranium enrichment. This causes concern in the European Union.

Iran imposes new sanctions against EU and UK

Iran imposes new sanctions against EU and UK

Iran imposed sanctions on 30 people and 4 organizations from the EU and the UK, the Tasnim news agency reported Wednesday, citing the Foreign Ministry statement. According to the statement, the sanctions were imposed as a "response …

Iran condemns EU, UK sanctions and vows retaliation

Iran condemns EU, UK sanctions and vows retaliation

Iran on Tuesday strongly condemned new sanctions imposed by the European Union and Britain and said it would retaliate, after the West stepped up pressure on Iran over its crackdown on protests. "The Islamic Republic will soon …

EU ministers agree on 4th package of sanctions against Iran

EU ministers agree on 4th package of sanctions against Iran

 EU ministers on Monday agreed on a new package of sanctions against Iran, the Swedish EU presidency said. "Ministers adopted a new package of sanctions against Iran, targeting those driving the repression. The EU strongly …

Iran wants to designate Europe's armies as terrorists

Iran wants to designate Europe's armies as terrorists

The Iranian parliament is preparing to amend the current legislation, recognizing the armies of European states as terrorist organizations, Ahmad Naderi, a Member of the Presidium of the Parliament said. According to him, …

Europe wants Iran's Guards branded terrorist group

Europe wants Iran's Guards branded terrorist group

The European Parliament called for the EU to list Iran's Revolutionary Guards as a terrorist organisation, blaming the powerful force for the repression of protesters. In a text backed by an overwhelming majority of lawmakers, …

Tehran and Brussels back to nuclear deal?

Tehran and Brussels back to nuclear deal?

Iran's foreign minister and top nuclear negotiator met with the European Union foreign policy chief and the EU official coordinating nuclear talks with Iran in Jordan on Tuesday, Iran's official IRNA news agency reported. …

EU imposes new sanctions against Iran

EU imposes new sanctions against Iran

The European Union has imposed additional sanctions against Iran, according to the Official Journal of the European Union. "In line with the Union’s commitment to address all issues of concern with Iran, including the …

Borrell: EU to impose ‘very tough’ sanctions on Iran

Borrell: EU to impose ‘very tough’ sanctions on Iran

The European Union will impose very tough sanctions against Iran due to Tehran’s clampdown on the nationwide protests and its military supplies to Russia, Joseph Borrell, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Policy and …

EU expands sanctions against Iran

EU expands sanctions against Iran

The European Union added two individuals and two legal entities of Iran into the black list due to suspicions of drones’ supplies to Russia, according to the EU’s Official Journal. "In view of the gravity of the …

EU countries continue sanctions persecution of Iran

EU countries continue sanctions persecution of Iran

Last week, in Brussels Germany, along with eight other EU countries, presented a new package of sanctions against Iranian individuals and entities that are linked to the alleged brutal treatment of demonstrators in the Islamic Republic, the …

Iran to send team to Vienna to discuss nuclear work with IAEA

Iran to send team to Vienna to discuss nuclear work with IAEA

An Iranian delegation will visit Vienna in the coming days to try to narrow differences with the U.N. nuclear watchdog, Iran's Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian said. "We will send a delegation from Iran to Vienna in the …