iran sanctions

Russia, China build case at UN to protect Iran from US sanctions threat

'This is absolutely unacceptable and serves only to recall the famous English proverb about having one's cake and eating it'

By REUTERS
09/06/2020
A Spanish Civil Guard boat sails past Iranian oil tanker Grace 1 as it sits anchored after it was se
US sanctions imposed on Iranian shipping over proliferation take effect

Pompeo in a statement on Monday warned commercial and maritime industries, governments and others that they risked US sanctions if they did business with the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines.

By REUTERS
08/06/2020
Iran dismisses new US sanctions as 'fruitless and repetitive'

"Washington's fruitless and repetitive sanctions against Iranian officials is a sign of weakness, despair and confusion of the US administration."

By REUTERS
21/05/2020
Germany allows US sanctioned Iranian 'terror' banks to operate

A number of the banks were sanctioned by the US in a bid to curb Iran's nuclear ambitions are operating within Germany.

A medical aid worker sets up and installs a bed at a shopping mall which has been turned into a cent
US opposes IMF loan to Iranian regime

The regime in Tehran has a long-documented history of using aid for illicit purposes.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
08/04/2020
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo addresses a news conference in the Press Briefing Room at the St
Will the US ease its sanctions on Iran due to coronavirus?

“We are constantly re-evaluating all of our policies, including our sanctions policy,” says Pompeo.

Members of firefighters wear protective face masks, amid fear of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), as
Iran's health minister says no shortage of special drugs

"Although it is hard to fight the coronavirus under sanctions, since the beginning [of the outbreak] we have not faced a shortage of special drugs," Iran's health minister said.

A cleric man wears a protective mask amid concerns over the coronavirus (COVID-19) spread, at Najaf
US to Iran: Coronavirus won't save you from sanctions

"Washington's increased pressure against Iran is a crime against humanity," an Iranian official said. "All the world should help each other to overcome this disease," he added.

By REUTERS
20/03/2020
Bosnian gov’t stops illegal sale of nuclear-usage material to Iran

Illicit export slated to go through Turkish and Pakistani companies

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (R) and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif attend a meeting with
Iran blacklisted by 200 member nations of Financial Action Task Force

Until this decision, the only other country blacklisted on the task force was North Korea.

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