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 New Sanctions on Iran

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President Obama signed an Executive Order (E.O.) that takes a number of actions in furtherance of the Administration’s Iran sanctions program, including measures to implement section 1245 of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).  Among other things, the E.O. freezes all property of the Central Bank of Iran and all other Iranian financial institutions, as well as all property of the Government of Iran, further tightening the already broad-based and stringent U.S. sanctions on Iran. Read more.

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Last Updated :2/8/2012 10:34 AM

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