EghtesadOnline: The new European Union foreign policy chief, Josep Borrell, underscored the collective responsibility of the 2015 nuclear deal signatories to preserve it as a crucial element of global security and non-proliferation.
EghtesadOnline: A decision by six more European countries to join the EU financial mechanism set up to facilitate trade with Iran is aimed at creating optimism and will unlikely be effective, a former diplomat says.
EghtesadOnline: The newly appointed European Union foreign policy chief, Josep Borrell, stressed the importance of keeping the 2015 nuclear deal alive, calling on Iran to use all its resources toward this end.
EghtesadOnline: The three European parties to the 2015 nuclear deal have reaffirmed their commitment to pursue efforts for a diplomatic resolution to ensure the full implementation of the accord by all parties.
EghtesadOnline: Six European countries, namely Belgium, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden announced in a joint statement on Friday their intent to join the Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges (INSTEX), designed to facilitate trade with Iran.
EghtesadOnline: The "realistic" views of the new EU foreign policy chief can help open a promising and positive chapter in Iran's relations with Europe, a senior diplomat said.
EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif censured the European signatories to the 2015 nuclear deal for failing to fulfill their pledges after they claimed in a joint statement on Monday that they have fully upheld their commitments.
EghtesadOnline: Trade between Iran and EU member states during the first eight months of 2019 (January-August) stood at €3.47 billion to register a 75.71% plunge compared with last year’s corresponding period, latest data provided by the European Statistical Office show.
EghtesadOnline: Europe's withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal would have no considerable impact on Iran, as its apparent adherence has not brought any economic relief to the country, a former diplomat said.
EghtesadOnline: The Europeans should find their own voice and stop assuming that talks between Iran and the US could offset their lack of independence in decision-making about the 2015 nuclear deal, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said.