TITLE

Sanctions Relief for Iran Without Congressional Approval

AUTHOR(S)
Clawson, Patrick
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Washington Institute for Near East Policy: PolicyWatch;2013, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
97195308

 

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