US Puts Sanctions on 21 People, Entities for Aiding Iran

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Treasury Department said on Wednesday it had imposed sanctions on 21 Iranian and foreign nationals and entities for their involvement in financial networks to benefit Iran’s defense ministry and other parts of its military. In a statement, the Treasury said those sanctioned helped generate funds for Iran’s Ministry of … Read more

Analysis-Iran Enriches More Uranium as Gaza War Rages, US Vote Looms

[ad_1] By John Irish, Arshad Mohammed and Francois Murphy PARIS/WASHINGTON/VIENNA (Reuters) – The United States and its allies have few routes left to rein in Iran’s nuclear work with prospects for talks long buried and tougher actions against Tehran running the risk of stoking tensions in a region already enflamed by the Gaza war. With … Read more