The US President Donald trump has extended for one year sanctions against Iran, announced on Monday, March 12, the press service of the White house.
We are talking about sanctions not related to Iran’s nuclear program, and imposed in connection with the development of ballistic missiles, support of terrorist organizations and violations of human rights, the report says.
«The actions and policies of the government of Iran, including the development of ballistic missiles, its support of international terrorism and violations of human rights continue to pose an unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security, foreign policy and economy of the United States,» trump was quoted by TASS.
According to the President of the United States, in this regard, the so-called national emergency – sanctions regime, the validity of which was due to expire March 15 – extended for one year.
A notification sent by trump to Congress.