Washington imposed sanctions against more than a dozen individuals and companies from Russia, China, Iraq and Turkey for their involvement in the Iranian ballistic missile program. This was stated by U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo.
“The United States is sanctioning 13 foreign entities and individuals in China, Iraq, Russia, and Turkey pursuant to the Iran, North Korea, and Syria Nonproliferation Act (INKSNA),” the statement reads.
Pompeo emphasized that supporting Iran’s missile program by foreign companies and individuals is unacceptable.
Restrictions are imposed for two years.
As The Journalist reported, U.S. expands Iran sanctions.