IRAN: EU ADOPTS NEW ENERGY SECTOR SANCTIONS

Pubblicato il 26 luglio 2010 17:07 | Ultimo aggiornamento: 26 luglio 2010 17:07

The Eu has adopted new sanctions against Iran that will hit its most vulnerable sector, energy, most hard. The punitive restrictions, which come on top of the less hard-hitting UN and the equally severe US measures, were adopted in a bid to convince Tehran to halt its nuclear programme. The news comes from a diplomatic source who took part in the EU-27 foreign ministers’ meeting. .