EU preparing more sanctions on Iran, top official says

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PostTue Nov 29, 2011 12:37 am » by Confidenshal

WASHINGTON - The European Union is preparing new restrictive measures against Iran and shares US concerns about Tehran's nuclear program, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy said on Monday.

Van Rompuy did not offer details of the planned sanctions in remarks to reporters after a White House meeting with President Barack Obama and other top US officials.

In a joint statement issued after that meeting, the United States and European Union said they shared "deep concern" about the possible military dimensions of Tehran's nuclear pursuits.

"We stress our determination to ensure that Iran complies with its obligations, including abiding by United Nations Security Council resolutions, and to cooperate fully with the IAEA to address the international community's serious concerns over the nature of its nuclear program," the statement read. ... ?id=247328

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PostTue Nov 29, 2011 12:48 am » by Flecktarn

the west is spoiling for a war or a internal uprising in Iran ,,,,but whos next when the oil runs out ,,,,, Libya ,got oil ,, Syria has the potential for large oil deposits,, Iran has oil,, Iraq has oil ,, Afghanistan now has oil company geologists searching for oil deposits ,,,,,i just get the impression its a case of give us what we want or face the congruence

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