Nuclear Dispute EU Plans Massive Sanctions Against Iran

The EU is preparing tough sanctions against Iran's energy and financial sectors, according to a confidental list of proposals drawn up for EU foreign ministers and obtained by SPIEGEL ONLINE. The measures, aimed at forcing Iran to back down in the nuclear dispute, would have a dramatic impact on the economy.
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad visiting the Natanz uranium enrichment plant.

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad visiting the Natanz uranium enrichment plant.

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