Human Rights, the new field of Iran-EU talks
Rapporteur-Farbod Dehghani : the second round of talks between Iran and EU is taking place in Brussel from today in such a situation that according to top Iranian and European Authorizes, human rights being is the most important issue in their talk.
Last week during mogherini’s visit from Tehran , both sides insisted on the Importance of human rights in their speech which is one of the reasons, why EU had imposed some sanctions and strict on Teheran.
Majid Takht-Ravanchi the senior of Iranian FM has stated yesterday during a speech that EU is talking and commenting with several countries such as Russia, China and Canada in many fields and it’s not correct to think only such dialogues are with those countries which aren’t common with EU in political views.
After JCPOA, the relation between IRI and EU is increasing rapidly, Germany, France and Italy are three main trading partners of Iran in EU, the total value of trades is plan to reach till 10 billion Euro till the end of this year. However Iran is planning to increase it’s role in Europe’s calculates with some project like south-north corridor which is considered as the best economical and fast way to connect Asia to Europe.
Euro Finance Week is held every year in November and last year for the first time, a meeting themed 'Iran' was held on the sidelines of a meeting of the Iranian and European banks.
The second round of Iran-Europe meeting was held in Tehran in January following the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
Frankfurt two-day meeting will be held concurrent with the 19th Euro Finance Week, one of the greatest banking and financial event in the world.
The first rounds of high level talks between Iran and EU were held in Tehran six months ago.
The two sides are expected to discuss issues of mutual interest including energy, banking, human rights, transportation, education and academic cooperation.