BRUSSELS — The European Union (EU) on Monday imposed sanctions on greater than 30 Iranian officers and organizations, together with items of the highly effective Revolutionary Guards, blaming them for a “brutal” crackdown on protesters and different human rights abuses.
The US and Britain have additionally issued new sanctions towards Iran, reflecting a deterioration within the West’s already dire relations with Tehran in current months.
International ministers from the EU’s 27 member international locations agreed on the measures at a gathering in Brussels.
The sanctions focused items and senior officers of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) throughout Iran, together with in Sunni-populated areas the place the st…
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