Trump’s sanctions are working and will prevent war with Iran

By |junij 14th, 2019|EU-Iran relations, Iran, Iran nuclear deal, News, United States|

The attack of two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman yesterday (13 June), which were widely attributed to Iran, shows Tehran is engaged in a series of missteps that will land it further in financial pain rather than war, writes Hagar Hajjar Chemali.

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Iran’s democratic resistance movement can no longer be ignored

By |februar 25th, 2019|EU-Iran relations, Iran, Munich security conference, News|

Western politicians who defend the status quo in Iran relations are divorced from reality, writes Lord Maginnis of Drumglass.

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EU condemns Iran’s missile launches, ‘hostile’ activities

By |februar 5th, 2019|EU-Iran relations, Federica Mogherini, Iran, Iran nuclear deal, News, Yemen|

In a joint statement unanimously adopted by the bloc's ambassadors on Monday (4 February), the EU voiced its concerns over Iran's recent ballistic missile launches and called on Tehran to put an "immediate end" to its "unacceptable behaviour" or risk d...

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US ‘disturbed and deeply disappointed’ by EU over Iran sanctions

By |september 26th, 2018|Donald Trump, EU-Iran relations, Iran, Iran nuclear deal, Mike Pompeo, News, United States|

Tensions between the United States and the European Union over Iran soared into the open Tuesday (25 September) after the Europeans announced plans for a legal framework to preserve business with Tehran and evade new US sanctions.

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Iran, major powers labor to keep nuclear deal afloat

By |september 25th, 2018|EU-Iran relations, Federica Mogherini, Iran nuclear deal, News|

The remaining parties to the Iran nuclear deal agreed on Monday (24 September) to keep working to maintain trade with Tehran despite scepticism this is possible as U.S. sanctions to choke off Iranian oil sales resume in November.

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EU lawmakers back plan for European Investment Bank work in Iran

By |julij 5th, 2018|EIB, EU-Iran relations, european investment bank, European Parliament, Iran, Iran nuclear deal, News, United States|

EU lawmakers gave approval on Wednesday (4 July) for the European Investment Bank (EIB) to do business in Iran, overcoming a blocking attempt and keeping alive plans to save the 2015 nuclear deal with Tehran that Washington has abandoned.

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Europe should stand its ground after US Iran-deal pull out

By |maj 11th, 2018|EU-Iran relations, Iran, Iran nuclear deal, News|

The decision taken by US president Donald Trump to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal should propel Europeans to stand their ground and mark the beginning of a more independent role for Europe in the world, argues Cornelius Adebahr.

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How to get Europe back into the Middle East

By |februar 26th, 2018|Arab world, defence, EU-Iran relations, foreign affairs council, ISIS, Middle East, News, terrorism|

The Foreign Affairs Council is right to focus on the Israeli-Palestinian peace process when it meets Arab leaders on Monday, but it’s on Iran that the EU is needed the most, writes Franco Frattini, the former Italian foreign minister.

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Better schooling for Afghan refugee children in Iran

By |februar 20th, 2018|Afghanistan, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, child refugees, Cornelia Ernst, development aid, education aid, EU-Iran relations, Flavio Zanonato, News, refugee allocation, UNHCR|

School is not a right for Afghan child refugees in Iran. However, the recent establishment of an education programme has helped improve the situation, EURACTIV’s partner EuroEfe reports.

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Europe ponders US Iran nuclear deal threats

By |februar 2nd, 2018|Donald Trump, EU-Iran relations, European Parliament, Federica Mogherini, Iran nuclear deal, Iran nuclear talks, News|

Europe is divided over what to do in case the US makes good on its threat to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal and re-impose sanctions on Iran unless the EU agrees to tighter terms proposed by Washington.

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