""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
""When we put our foot on the pedal, we go all the way""
Russian national coach
""All the hard work of actually negotiating the details, all of that has been pushed until later""
International Crisis Group
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As the leaders of Turkey, Iran and Russia prepare to meet in Ankara, how far can the EU go in helping to resolve the war?
In this edition of the Brief from Brussels: The EU-backed Iran nuclear pact could be in trouble, as Donald Trump mulls reinstating oil sanctions.
Trump sanctions ruling threatens to torpedo EU-backed deal
Plea to respect pact follows foreign ministers meeting in Brussels
Continuing anti-government demonstrations turn spotlight on Tehran
The US might be stepping away from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.
But Europe’s foreign ministers still back the agreement.
It took twenty months of
President Trump is preparing to make a crucial speech later today on the Iran nuclear deal, which he is expected to disavow but not totally
Will he or won’t he certify the Iran new clear deal? All eyes are on President Trump as he prepares to make a crucial speech later on Friday which
The Iranian leader accused Washington of trying to undermine Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers
The deputy foreign minister's comments came the day after President Trump signed into law new measures against Iran, Russia and North Korea.
by Javier Solana, former EU High Representative for Foreign and Security Policy, Secretary-General of NATO, and Foreign Minister of Spain
After a hard-fought campaign, the day has arrived for Iranians to choose their next president.
Iran’s nuclear deal was signed at a time when the country’s political risks were high, and economic income and investment into financial corporations were…
by Djavad Salehi-Isfahani, professor of economics at Virginia Tech, Senior Fellow for Global Economy and Development at the Brookings Institution
Official figures show Iran’s youth aged 15-29 make up 24 percent of the population.
Officially in office for less than a week, US President Donald Trump keeps using executive orders to dismantle or overturn policies put in place by his predecessor Barack…
It has been one year since Iran, the US and five other world powers reached a landmark deal over Iran’s disputed nuclear programme.
The election of Hassan Rouhani in 2013, bringing to an end a era of damaging rule under Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the signing of
EU representative Federica Mogherini held several meetings in Iran to reopen economic relations between Europe and Tehran. The president of Iran’s
Here is a summary of the actions which have followed the declaration from the UN’s nuclear watchdog that Iran is fulfilling its obligations under a