U. S. ex­tends sanc­tions re­lief to Iran

Richmond Times-Dispatch - - NATION & WORLD -

The U. S. on Thurs­day ex­tended sanc­tions re­lief to Iran de­spite ac­cus­ing Tehran of not re­spect­ing the en­tire agree­ment, avoid­ing im­mi­nent ac­tion that could im­plode the 2015 nu­clear deal. The ex­ten­sions were ac­com­pa­nied by new penal­ties im­posed against 11 Ira­nian peo­ple and com­pa­nies ac­cused of sup­port­ing Iran’s bal­lis­tic mis­sile pro­gram or roles in cy­ber­at­tacks on U. S. fi­nan­cial tar­gets.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.