Sanctions Relief for Iran Without Congressional Approval

Clawson, Patrick
January 2013
Washington Institute for Near East Policy: PolicyWatch;2013, p1
The article focuses on the sanctions imposed by U.S. President Barack Obama to the Iranian government which may yield economic relief for the country. Topics include the mandated 1996 Iran and Libya Sanctions Act (ILSA) for the Iranian petroleum industry, the views of Adam Szublin, director of the U.S. Department of Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), and the implementation of sanctions without passing in the U.S. Congress.


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