European Union foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, said trade between Iran and Europe increased 94 percent in the first half of 2017, compared to the first half of 2016, after the signing of the 2015 nuclear deal.
Macron: Termination of nuclear deal would be "crazy"
US lawmakers signaled they plan to ensure the United States complies with the 2015 Iran nuclear deal despite US President Donald Trump’s misgivings about the pact, the EU’s foreign policy chief said on Tuesday.
High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini said on Monday she expected strong backing from European foreign ministers for the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and G5+1 that the US President Donald Trump has repeatedly criticized.
High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini held talks in Tehran on Saturday with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamamd-Javad Zarif on issues of mutual interest.
The European Union foreign policy chief will travel to Tehran on August 5, in her capacity as chair of the Joint Commission of the Iran nuclear deal, to attend the inauguration ceremony of President Hassan Rouhani.
The United States and European Union called for continued support for the nuclear agreement reached between Iran and six world powers on the second anniversary of the landmark deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPAO).