Washington (AP) - The US government has imposed new sanctions on the construction industry in Iran and the export of certain raw materials. The Iranian construction industry is controlled by the Revolutionary Guards, it was said in the grounds. The US considers the paramilitary IRGC as a terrorist organization. Consequently, the sale or supply of metals, coal or industrial software to Iranian construction companies could be sanctioned, the Foreign Ministry warned.
Conflicts: US impose new sanctions on Iran
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