EU sanctions Iranian Revolution Guard members, mulls terror listing

Published by
DPA

The European Union sanctioned multiple people and entities linked to the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) over human rights violations while debating a decision to add the group to the bloc’s terror list at a foreign ministers’ meeting on Monday. The EU “will continue supporting the rights of Iranians in defence of their fundamental human rights,” the bloc’s top diplomat Josep Borrell said after the meeting in Brussels. Tehran has cracked down on demonstrations, including carrying out recent executions of protesters, triggered by the death of Iranian Kurdish woman Mahsa Amini in police…

Read More

Leave a Reply