Today, the United States imposed sanctions against 30 foreign legal entities and individuals in 10 countries, in accordance with the law on the non-proliferation of nuclear weapons in Iran, North Korea and Syria. This was reported on the website of the US state Department.
According to the report, these sanctions apply to specific individuals and legal entities to be included in the Federal register. They will act within two years.
Sanctions do not apply to the relevant country or government, these individuals and organizations.
“In the framework of sanctions imposed on 21 March, a group of eleven legal entities and individuals have been sanctioned for the transfer of sensitive items for Iran’s program for ballistic missiles,” – said in the message.
The us state Department said that 19 foreign organizations and individuals were punished in accordance with the law on the non-proliferation for other violations.
These entities and individuals had been sanctioned for the fact that they have transferred or acquired goods, services or technology from Iran, North Korea or Syria, included in the lists of multilateral export control.
The restrictions will come into force from March 21, said the U.S. state Department.
As reported today, North Korea finishes preparations for a new nuclear weapons test, which can spend the next few days.