Statement by High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ashton following the earthquake that hit Northern Iran.
Council of the European Union confirmed that latest package of EU sanctions against Iran will apply as earlier decided.
The High Representative Catherine Ashton is disturbed by the reported execution of three Ahwazi Arab men, detained since 2011 on grounds which reliable reports suggest are political.
Statement by high representative/vice-president Catherine Ashton on behalf of E3+3 following talks with Iran in Moscow, 18-19 June 2012.
High Representative C. Ashton called Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov to thank his government for hosting the latest round of talks between the E3+3 and Iran on the Iranian nuclear issue in Moscow.
High Representative Catherine Ashton had a one hour phone call with chief Iranian nuclear negotiator Dr. Jalili to update him on the conclusions of the E3+3 meeting.
Catherine Ashton, the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs remains deeply concerned by the alarming increase in the number of reported executions in Iran.
The EU HR C. Ashton met in Istanbul with the Iranian nuclear negotiator Dr. Jalili in order to address the international community's concerns on the exclusively peaceful nature of the Iranian nuclear programme.
EU High Representative Catherine Ashton expressed her deep concern about the exceedingly harsh verdict given by an Iranian Court to Mr Abdolfattah Soltani, a prominent Iranian lawyer.
On 27th September 2012 the Architecture Museum of Ljubljana will open the 23rd Biennial of Industrial Design. Period for Entry Submissions: 6 February–30 March 2012.