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End of INF Treaty to split EU and NATO?

The document, prepared by staff of the European Parliament, notes that if the INF Treaty is abrogated, Europe faces a range of stark choices that, at worst, according to experts, could split the NATO alliance or even EU member states. …

EU imposes new sanctions on Iran

The European Union sanctioned two individuals and one entity in relation to Iran's "hostile activities" in some European countries.  The Council of the European Union also called on Iran to halt activities aimed at …

Zarif welcomes INSTEX

Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif hailed implementation of Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges (INSTEX), saying Iran is ready to maintain constructive engagement with Europe. "Iran welcomes …

EU intends to simplify rules for short-stay visas

The European Union can simplify procedures for requesting and issuing short-stay visas and will use the visa policy to encourage non-EU countries to cooperate on migration. Parliament and Council negotiators informally agreed on a new …

Mogherini: EU hopes INF Treaty may still be preserved

The European Union hopes that there is still a way to preserve the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF Treaty) and fully implement it, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Wednesday, Sputnik reportrs. …

How Azerbaijan has avoided the resource curse

If you are a fund manager based in one of the EU member states you should open your eyes to investment opportunities in Azerbaijan. The energy-rich former Soviet republic on the southwest shore of the Caspian Sea is diversifying its economy. …