U.S. sanctions head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran Ali Akbar SalehiChristian Fernsby ▼ | January 31, 2020
The United States announced yesterday that it has sanctioned the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran and its chief, Ali Akbar Salehi.
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“He also chaired a ceremony when Iran started injecting uranium gas into advanced IR-6 centrifuge machines,” continued Hook.
Hook also announced that the United States will extend sanctions waivers for another 60 days to continue allowing Russian, Chinese and European companies to keep operating at Iranian nuclear facilities, despite U.S. sanctions on Iran over its nuclear program. ■