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EU is suffering from a “Stockholm Syndrome” vis-à-vis Trump on JCPOA

EU is suffering from a “Stockholm Syndrome” vis-à-vis Trump on JCPOA

TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (Press Shia Agency) – The prevailing fear amongst some of the most important EU leaders, mainly from France, Germany and UK, about the day that JCPOA would be rejected by the Trump administration, is driving them to take hysteric reactions; they feel that they have to do something to keep the JCPOA alive, even at the risk of having it debunked.Socio-psychologically speaking,...

EU suffering from “Stockholm Syndrome” vis-à-vis Trump on JCPOA

EU suffering from “Stockholm Syndrome” vis-à-vis Trump on JCPOA

TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (Press Shia) – The prevailing fear amongst some of the most important EU leaders, mainly from France, Germany and UK, about the day that JCPOA would be rejected by the Trump administration, is driving them to take hysteric reactions; they feel that they have to do something to keep the JCPOA alive, even at the risk of having it debunked.Socio-psychologically speaking, these...

Western policies fanning insecurity, terrorism in ME: FM Zarif

Western policies fanning insecurity, terrorism in ME: FM Zarif

TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (Press Shia) – Before leaving Tajikistan’s capital city of Dushanbe, Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif criticized Westerners’ polices in the Middle East as destabilizing, giving ground to spread of terrorism and violence.“The policies undertaken by the West has fanned insecurity, violence, and terrorism in the region,” said Mohammad Javad Zarif, the Foreign Minister of the...

Preserving JCPOA essential for Europe

Preserving JCPOA essential for Europe

TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (Press Shia) – EU foreign policy chief said on Monday before entering ECFR meeting that maintaining the JCPOA is essential for EU, adding that no decision will be made on the JCPOA in today’s meeting. Speaking to reporters before entering the meeting of European Council on Foreign Relations today in Luxemburg, Federica Mogherini said that preserving the nuclear deal with...

Europe urged to threaten US to comply with JCPOA

Europe urged to threaten US to comply with JCPOA

TEHRAN, Apr. 14 (Press Shia) – Steven Blockmans a senior member of Europe Policy Studies Research Center said on Friday that EU should threaten US to stick by Iran’s nuclear deal.”He went on to say that Europe must threaten Washington in the World Trade Organization (WTO) more than ever in order to live up to its commitments in this important international deal. He pointed to the...

EU extends Iran sanctions by one year

EU extends Iran sanctions by one year

TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (Press Shia Agency) – The Council of the European Union on Thu. extended the sanctions imposed on Iran over alleged human rights violations by a year until April 2019.The sanctions include asset freezes and travel restrictions against 82 people and one entity. The EU move comes as US President Donald Trump has set European sides a May 12 deadline to ‘fix’ what he calls...

Trump, EU trade war in perspective

Trump, EU trade war in perspective

TEHRAN, Apr. 04 (Press Shia Agency) – The term "deadline" has become a frequent key word in the diction of the US controversial president and it has been used, once again, in the recent economic confrontation between Washington and the EU.The problem is that Donald Trump, in response to the protests of European leaders, has recently stated that US will grant the European Union and some other...

EU’s Mogherini calls for probe into Gaza massacre

EU’s Mogherini calls for probe into Gaza massacre

TEHRAN, Mar. 16 (Press Shia) – EU's diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini issued a statement on Saturday criticizing Israeli use of live ammunition against peaceful assembly of Palestinians near the Gaza border.In a statement issued by Federica Mogherini, EU High Representative/Vice-President, on Saturday, the European Union called for an independent and transparent probe into Israel’s deadly...

US, Europe meddle in Russian elections

US, Europe meddle in Russian elections

TEHRAN, Mar. 31 (Press Shia Agency) – The following analysis tries to look into the tensions between Russia and the western countries as well as the West's attempts to change the fabric of Russia’ political structure through meddling in Russia's elections.Tensions have escalated between the United States and Russia. These tensions have also appeared in various parts of the world, including...

Iran, EU review judicial coop.

Iran, EU review judicial coop.

TEHRAN, Mar. 30 (Press Shia) – Iranian Ambassador to The Hague, Alireza Jahangiri, and President of Eurojust Ladislav Hamran discussed ways to extend judicial cooperation between Iran and the European Union.During the meeting held at the Eurojust premises in The Hague, Ladislav Hamran voiced readiness to have the desired level of cooperation with the Iranian side in various fields, such as...