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(Worthy News) - The European Union’s decision to transfer millions of dollars in aid to Iran is a symbolic move intended to undermine the United States’ strategy of pressuring Tehran into re-negotiating the nuclear deal, analysts said.
Last week, the bloc announced it would provide the Islamic Republic with 18 million euros ($21 million), part of a larger package of 50 million euros the EU has earmarked for the Iranian regime over the coming months. The move follows U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision in May to withdraw from the atomic pact devised by world powers.
Foreign affairs experts believe the EU’s economic aid to Tehran sends a political message to Washington. [ Source: Media Line (Read More...) ]
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