Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LIV

No 27

4-Jul-2011

IRAN

IRISL To Sue EU For Damages Over Sanctions

Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) plans to sue the EU for damages caused by sanctions applied against the company over allegations of illicit arms shipments. In an interview with Lloyds List newspaper published on 27 June the legal counsel for IRISL, Maryam Taher, said: IRISL was hit financially by the EUs illegal sanctions. We are sure that the European Union has no evidence...