U.S. imposes new sanctions over Iran sanctions evasion, targets Chinese firms

11/17/2022 8:50:00 PM

U.S. imposes new sanctions over Iran sanctions evasion, targets Chinese firms

U.S. imposes new sanctions over Iran sanctions evasion, targets Chinese firms

The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on over a dozen companies based in China, Hong Kong and the United Arab Emirates that Washington accused of facilitating the sale of Iranian petrochemicals and petroleum products to buyers in East Asia.

The latest U.Celebrities and users shared a picture on Instagram showing a woman holding an Iranian flag with the caption “Iran sentences 15,000 protesters to death – as a ‘hard lesson’ for all rebels.Andrew Jones Contributing Writer Andrew is a freelance space journalist with a focus on reporting on China's rapidly growing space sector.The global chip shortage will continue, and consumers will have to pay for it, an analyst from the International Data Corporation said.

S.move against Iranian oil smuggling comes as efforts to revive Iran's 2015 nuclear deal have stalled and ties between the Islamic Republic and the West are increasingly strained as Iranians keep up anti-government protests.” The post, which has since been taken down, was shared by celebrities including actresses Sophie Turner and Viola Davis.Washington has increasingly targeted Chinese companies over the export of Iran's petrochemicals as the prospects of reviving the nuclear pact have dimmed.Andrew first caught the space bug when, as a youngster, he saw Voyager images of other worlds in our solar system for the first time.The U.” The tweet was up for 12 hours before being taken down.S.Nexperia is based in the Netherlands but owned by Wingtech , a partially Chinese state-backed company listed in Shanghai.

Treasury Department in a statement said the 13 companies designated on Thursday facilitated the sales of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of Iranian petrochemicals and petroleum products to buyers in East Asia on behalf of companies under U.Because of that, it has since been deleted,” a Canadian government spokesperson told CNN.S.sanctions, including the National Iranian Oil Company and Triliance Petrochemical Co.CNN has reached out to the Iranian Foreign Ministry for comment.Ltd."Today's action further demonstrates the complex sanctions evasion methods Iran employs to illicitly sell petroleum and petrochemical products," the Treasury's Under Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence, Brian Nelson, said in the statement.However, the UN warned last week that others are at risk of receiving a similar sentence.Nexperia had initially owned 14% of Newport Wafer Fab but on Jul.

"The United States will continue to implement sanctions against those actors facilitating these sales." Iran's mission to the United Nations in New York did not immediately respond to a Reuters request for comment.“We should not lose sight of the fact that one person has already been sentenced to death, and that Iranian parliamentarians should not call for any death sentences to be imposed.Among those designated were United Arab Emirates and Hong Kong-based companies the Treasury accused of being tied to Triliance Petrochemical Co.Ltd.Iran has arrested more than 14,000 people in a crackdown since protests began across Iran in September, the UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Iran, Javaid Rehman said earlier this month., the latest action targeting what Washington says is the Hong-based firm's evasion of U.was selling a prized asset to a Chinese-owned company at a time of global shortages in semiconductors, which are still ongoing and expected to last until 2024.

S.The trials are public and have been underway for more than two weeks.sanctions.Also among those targeted was Dubai-based Access Technology Trading L.At least 326 people were killed in the protests, human rights organizations said.L.C.Iran’s Revolutionary Court issued the death sentence to the unnamed protester who allegedly set fire to a government building, state media said on Sunday.K.

, which Treasury accused of purchasing petrochemicals from U.S.” The protests have sparked a fierce battle to control the narrative online, where supporters and opponents of the government alike are taking to social media to tell their version of the truth.-sanctioned Persian Gulf Petrochemical Industry Commercial Co.worth tens of millions of dollars for shipment to China..China-based East Asia Trading Import and Export Trade Co.

, Ltd.is also on the list, with Washington accusing it of facilitating a shipment of petroleum to a foreign customer for the National Iranian Oil Company and its marketing arm.Reuters could not immediately reach the companies for comment.Thursday's move freezes any U.S.

assets of those designated and generally bars Americans from dealing with them.Those that engage in certain transactions with the companies also risk being hit with sanctions.Reporting by Daphne Psaledakis; Editing by Andrea Ricci and Jon Boyle Our Standards:.

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Every US sanction against foreign companies will weaken the dollar. More and more countries will adopt digital currencies to circumvent the militarized dollar. There is not a country in the world that has not been sanctioned by the USA. The USA is empowered by God’s complex. As usual, US says all the nice things in g19 to china (but really to non-China countries), then turns around n stab china in the back. POTUS SecBlinken are liars just like zelensky.

I love it!!! F U C C P USA government Is stupid. It is no use sanctioning some of the Chinese firms considering all of the firms are under 100% control of CCP government and they can easily change a name to escape the sanctions. China has the US pissing its pants. Lol. Lmao.

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