UK says considering fresh sanctions on Iran

By REUTERS
November 24, 2011 17:23

LONDON - Britain expects to announce sanctions on further Iranian "entities and individuals" at a European Union foreign ministers' meeting on Dec. 1, the Foreign Office said.

"We are discussing wide-ranging sanctions (on) Iran with partners in the EU," a Foreign Office spokeswoman said.

France said earlier it had proposed to EU partners a halt to oil imports from Iran, which is at odds with the West over its nuclear program.


Related Content

Breaking news
May 24, 2018
Germany's Merkel says China and Germany standing by Iran nuclear deal

By REUTERS