Monday, October 5, 2015

Despite Obama's Claims, U.S. Enforcement of Arms Embargo on Iran Reportedly Drops

REUTERS - Addressing concerns that a landmark nuclear deal reached this year could boost Iran's military power, the Obama administration reassured critics that it would maintain and enforce its remaining tough sanctions against the country. 

Yet the U.S. government has pursued far fewer violations of a long-standing arms embargo against Iran in the past year compared to recent years, according to a review of court records and interviews with two senior officials involved in sanctions enforcement.  (READ MORE)