Three subjects unable to enter the list of sanctions against Iran because of the scandal in Denmark

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya in fotobanka Azadi, built on the homonymous square in Tehran. Archival photoThree subjects unable to enter the list of sanctions against Iran because of the scandal in Denmark© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya the image Bank

One legal entity and two individuals can be added to the list of sanctions against Iran in connection with the scandal in Denmark, reported on Monday the Minister of foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic tomáš Petricek following the talks of EU foreign Ministers in Brussels.

«We discussed possible measures in connection with events in Denmark, the list can be added three subjects. In General, this support was expressed,» — said he, answering the question of RIA Novosti.

«One legal entity and two individuals can be added to the list,» he said, without naming them.

Denmark had previously withdrawn its Ambassador from Tehran in connection with reports about the illegal activities of Iranian intelligence in the country. The head of the Danish intelligence Service and security (PET) said that Iranian secret services were preparing an attempt on Danish territory. Tehran has rejected the charges. The Iranian foreign Ministry summoned the Ambassador of Denmark and expressed protest in connection with the statements about the activities of Iranian intelligence in the country.

Earlier the European diplomatic service, said that after allegations of Denmark in Iran the EU remains committed to support the Joint comprehensive plan of action (SPVD) on the Iranian nuclear issue and the development of targeted financial mechanism, and all other questions should be seriously considered, but separately from the «nuclear deal».

In April, the EU Council extended until the spring of 2019 restrictive measures against Iran for «serious human rights violations», the list included 82 individuals and one legal entity. These measures were first put in place in 2011.

Three subjects unable to enter the list of sanctions against Iran because of the scandal in Denmark© RIA Novosti / Vitaly Podwyzki normal Flight

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