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  Kislev 5, 5772 , 01/12/11

New EU Sanctions on Mideast Axis Countries

Foreign ministers of the European Union adopted new sanctions, Thursday, against Iran's nuclear program and Syria's violence against its citizens, according to the Deutsche Presse Agentur.

The sanctions consist of banning dozens of new people from the the two countries travelling to the EU and freezes assets of more than new 100 entities. The sales of certain commodities and technologies to Syria was also expected.

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