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U.S. Hits Iranian Officials, Entities With Sanctions Over ‘Serious’ Rights Abuses (RFE RL)

The United States has slapped sanctions on about a dozen Iranian officials and entities accused of committing “serious” human rights abuses.

The sanctions announced on December 7 target government officials and organizations that Washington said have been involved in the repression of protesters and political activists, as well as prisons where activists have been held in brutal conditions.

U.S. Hits Iranian Officials, Entities With Sanctions Over ‘Serious’ Rights Abuses (rferl.org)