New sanctions on metal sector by US

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – The Trump administration imposed new sanctions on Iran on Friday, including penalties on the Islamic Republic’s metal sector and some senior government officials. Following Tehran’s retaliation for the assassination of Iranian Lieutenant General Qasem Soleimani, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced the new sanctions on metal sector at a press conference at the White House on Friday. The sanctions were initially promised by Trump on Wednesday after Iran launched more than a dozen missiles on two airbases in Iraq housing US troops