US warns of sanctions if China approves reported $400bn deal with Iran

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has warned that sanctions will be imposed on the Chinese government, state-owned companies, and businesses if China goes ahead with a reported $400 billion economic and security deal with the Iranian government. Under the 25-year deal, it is understood that China would invest in the telecommunications, banking, maritime, and railway sectors of the Iranian …

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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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