Luxembourg court rejects US bid to freeze Iran assets, Washington appeals: CBI chief

File photo shows a view of the Central Bank of Iran in northern Tehran. The governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) says a Luxembourg court has rejected the US efforts to freeze $1.6 billion of Iranian assets in the European country, adding that Washington has appealed the ruling. “A Luxembourg court dismissed the US request for the freeze of $1.6 billion of […]

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Luxembourg (country)

Luxembourg (country),  small country in western Europe. A landlocked nation bordering France, Germany, and Belgium, Luxembourg is one of Europe’s oldest and smallest independent states. With Belgium and the Netherlands, Luxembourg forms the Low, or Benelux, Countries. The nation’s capital and largest city is called Luxembourg City (Luxembourg-Ville). Slightly smaller in area than the state of Rhode Island, Luxembourg measures only about […]

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