US House of Representatives votes for renewed Iran sanctions and new Syria sanctions

The US House of Representatives has voted to renew US sanctions on Iran imposed by the Iran Sanctions Act for 10 years, and to impose new sanctions on the Syrian government and its supporters.  Although the US is party to the JCPOA nuclear deal with Iran, which will gradually lift certain sanctions on Iran in return for it meeting commitments...

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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