Iran’s Foreign Ministry announces sanctions against Washington DC think tank

Iran’s Foreign Ministry has sanctioned the American think tank Foundation for Defence of Democracies (FDD) and its CEO Mark Dubowitz under Articles 4 and 5 of the “Law on Countering the Violation of Human Rights and Adventurous and Terrorist Activities of the United States in the Region”.  The Foreign Ministry’s statement said the sanctions targeted FDD for being “effectively involved, …

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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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