U.S. imposes fresh sanctions on Iranian individuals, companies: Treasury
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has imposed sanctions on 15 Iranian individuals and five companies in Iran under a counter-terrorism program, according to a post on the Treasury web site on Thursday.
The sanctions were tied to shipping, trading and construction companies, as well as a chemical firm, according to the post.
(Reporting by Lisa Lambert, Editing by Franklin Paul)
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