U.S. sanctions head of Iran's judiciary, others, over human rights abuses
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.
The head of the Roman Catholic Church in Congo has condemned a crackdown on protests against President Joseph Kabila as &quot;barbarism&quot;. It follows the killing of several people by security forces in Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo. The deaths occured...
The United States aims to cripple Iran's economy further with sanctions it is reimposing this week, administration officials said on Monday, but Iran's leader... Reuters India - BusinessAlso reported by •IndiaTimes
Recent Reuters/Ipsos opinion polls show Americans view Russia as bigger threat than Iran.
This week the Trump administration reintroduced sanctions on Tehran.
It also unleashed brand new sanctions on..