The Treasury department has sanctioned networks and people accused of involvement in cyber attacks to u.s. financial institutions.The United States, have imposed new sanctions against Iran, Thursday, September 14, to detriment of eleven companies and individuals accused of supporting terrorist activities, or to destabilize United States.
" All property and interests of entities and persons are frozen and us citizens are prohibited to trade with m, " wrote u.s. Treasury department in a press release, stating that among sanctioned entities, one provides support to iran's ballistic missile programme.
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Among sanctioned entities, company Saba Engineering Company (SABA) is accused of supporting iran's ballistic missile programme by supporting Guardians of revolution in Iran. Are also sanctioned two airlines, Ukrainian, accused among or things of providing transport of fighters and weapons in Syria.
Finally, Treasury department has sanctioned networks and individuals accused of having participated since 2011, cyber attacks to u.s. financial institutions.
" The Treasury will continue to take severe penalties in response to provocations by Iran, whose support to corps of Guardians of revolution [ military elite of iranian regime], and with extremist terrorists, " said secretary of Treasury, Steven Mnuchin, who is quoted in press release.
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at same time, president of united states of america, Donald Trump, had to decide on Thursday if y extended suspension of economic sanctions related to agreement on iranian nuclear issue.
In July, Mr. Trump had decided to preserve agreement with Iran on its nuclear program by continuing lifting of sanctions.
But shortly after, at end of July, his administration had imposed new sanctions to legal and financial to individuals and entities in iran associated with ballistic program and corps of Guardians of revolution. Sanctions imposed in wake of a test by Tehran of a launcher of satellite.
The 15 August, Iran had, in return, threatened to leave very quickly agreement if United States continued ir policy of "sanctions" and " coercion ".