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EU sanctions Iran

EU enforces new and tougher sanctions on Iran

Iran gets a fresh batch of sanctions

The toughest EU measures yet, they include bans on financial transactions, sales to Iran of shipping equipment and steel, and imports of Iranian natural gas, adding to earlier bans, including on the OPEC producer's oil.

December 22, 2012 6:53

Iran says oil trade with China, Japan down

The toughest sanctions have been imposed by the United States and the European Union.

October 29, 2010 12:40

Azeri gas project unaffected by Iran sanctions-min

The EU sanctions over Iran's nuclear programme aim to block oil and gas investment in Iran and curtail Tehran's refining and natural gas capability.

October 29, 2010 9:07

EU ministers to approve tighter sanctions on Iran

New steps will block oil and gas investment.

July 20, 2010 1:32