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U.S. sanctions head of Iran's judiciary, others, over human rights abuses

Reuters India Friday, 12 January 2018
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States imposed sanctions on 14 individuals and entities on Friday for human rights abuses in Iran and supporting Iranian weapons programs, including the head of Iran's judiciary, Ayatollah Sadeq Larijani.
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