21 December 2022

The U.S. sanctioned Iran’s prosecutor general for “overseeing the prosecution of protestors”, as well as four “leaders of military and paramilitary organisations violently cracking down and detaining protestors”. Also designated was a company that, according to the Treasury Department, “procures and provides security forces with tools of suppression”.

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