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United States sanctions against Iran known

United States sanctions against Iran known

The United States impose thirteen individuals and twelve entities in the Iran sanctions. That has the White House Friday announced. The country is taking the measures because of the test that Iran Sunday ran with a middellangeafstandsraket.

On the website of the White House, a list containing the gesanctioneerden. It involves, among others, to persons and entities located in the United Arab Emirates, Lebanon and China.

Had the White House already know that Iran under enhanced surveillance’ comes to stand as a result of the test. The launch is according to the Americans are in conflict with the decision of the UN Security council that Iran tests doesn’t allow missiles and nuclear weapons can carry.

An anonymous source involved in the plan announced last Thursday that the US engaged would be with new sanctions against the country. According to the source were the sanctions for some time in the pipeline, but has the rakettest the American president Donald Trump, undertake to decide the sanctions to actually impose.

Military options

Trump said Thursday that “nothing is ruled out” when he was asked whether he military options would consider as a response to the launch. He also said that the Republicans in Congress support him when it comes to new sanctions against the country.

Safety director Michael Flynn said Wednesday of ‘destabilising activities’ by the Iranians. Paul Ryan, chairman of the House of Representatives said that the US must stop Iran becoming a duet.

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