EU lawmakers back plan for European Investment Bank work in Iran

FILE PHOTO: Members of the European Parliament attend a plenary session of the European institution in Strasbourg October 20, 2008. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler/File Photo

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – EU lawmakers gave approval on Wednesday for the European Investment Bank (EIB) to do business in Iran, overcoming a blocking attempt and keeping alive plans to save the 2015 nuclear deal with Tehran that Washington has abandoned. The EIB, the European Union’s not-for-profit long term investment arm, is a key pillar of […]

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