06 February 2012 23:13 [Source: ICIS news]
WASHINGTON (ICIS)--The White House on Monday froze all assets of the Iranian government and financial institutions in the ?xml:namespace>
The US Treasury Department said that it was putting into force on Monday an executive order signed by President Barack Obama on Sunday “in furtherance of the administration’s
The executive order essentially locks up any financial and property assets of the government of
The department said that the new action emphasises to the
The executive order “blocks all property and interests in property of the Government of Iran, the Central Bank of
The department did not specify what assets Iran or its financial institutions may have in the US.
Under an earlier round of sanctions aimed at
Those sanctions and the additional measures announced on Monday are designed to starve
In response to these and other
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