Reuters was ahead in reporting that U.S. President Donald Trump imposed new sanctions on Iran, targeting revenue from its exports of industrial metals, the latest salvo in tensions between Washington and Tehran over a 2015 international accord curbing the Islamic Republic’s nuclear program. Iran had announced hours earlier that it was relaxing some restrictions on its nuclear program, steps that stopped short of violating the deal with world powers for now, but threatening more action if countries do not shield it from U.S. sanctions.
Reuters ahead with news U.S. targets Iran’s metals for sanctions
08 May 2019, 12:00 am 1 minute
Type: Reuters Best
Sectors: Commodities & Energy
Regions: Europe / Middle East / Africa