After Italy and France, Brussels seeks to revive ties with Iran

April 13, 2016 1:24 PM

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BRUSSELS, April 13 The EU's foreign policy chief will lead a delegation of commissioners to Tehran on Saturday for the EU executive's highest-level talks in more than a decade, seeking to capitalise on last year's historic nuclear deal with Iran.

Federica Mogherini and seven European commissioners will discuss issues from banking to rights in the one-day trip to Tehran, seeking to rebuild a relationship that once made the EU Iran's top trading partner and its second-biggest oil customer but crumbled in the face of sanctions over Iran's nucle...

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