Will this ‘ally’ buck Trump on Iran sanctions?
The latest chapter in Iran’s 40-year confrontation with the U.S. reveals who our friends are.
Following the termination of Iran’s terror chief, President Trump announced further economic sanctions on Iranian officials and Iranian companies.
The president authorized the Treasury Department to blacklist any individual or company operating in the construction, manufacturing, textiles and mining sectors of the Iranian economy or, notably, anyone assisting them.
It will be interesting to see how the third-party sanctions develop. Our European “allies” have been some of Iran’s largest trading partners.
The European Union exported nearly $13 billion in goods to Iran in 2017 after