EghtesadOnline: The United Kingdom’s Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s decision to shut down parliament in the runup to Brexit was unlawful, a humiliating rebuke that thrusts Britain’s exit from the European Union deeper into turmoil.
EghtesadOnline: A possible trade deal with the US will do little to mitigate the impact of Britain leaving the EU without a deal in place, economists have told CNBC.
EghtesadOnline: A senior Iranian official expressed hope that the recent exchange of relevant documents signals the imminent release of the Iranian oil tanker detained by Britain.
EghtesadOnline: Britain on Monday joined the United States in a maritime security mission in the Persian Gulf to purportedly protect merchant vessels travelling through the Strait of Hormuz after Iran seized a British-flagged vessel.
EghtesadOnline: Russia has called on France, Germany and Britain to take the responsibility of preserving Iran's 2015 nuclear deal by ensuring the country's unimpeded international trade.
EghtesadOnline: Iran on Sunday urged Britain to prevent "domestic" forces from exploiting the rift between the two countries over seizure of oil tankers to escalate bilateral tensions, but said it is ready for any scenario.
EghtesadOnline: In a joint statement on Sunday, the three European parties to the 2015 nuclear agreement, namely France, Germany and Britain (E3), expressed concern about the risk of the deal's collapse, calling for the resumption of multilateral dialogue to stop the escalation of tensions.
EghtesadOnline: Britain’s decision to grant diplomatic protection to a British-Iranian prisoner in Iran will not help resolve the case, the Iranian Foreign Ministry's spokesman said.
EghtesadOnline: The United States urged Britain on Sunday to ditch its support for a 2015 nuclear deal with Iran and instead join forces with Washington to counter the global threat it says Tehran poses.
Germany and France led demands on Saturday for Britain to negotiate a quick divorce from the European Union, with Paris warning that populism will otherwise take hold after the vote to leave the bloc sent shockwaves around the world.