WASHINGTON, 9 Mar – RIA Novosti. The United States has imposed sanctions on two Iranians from the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps on charges of torture, US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken said.
“I announce that Ali Hemmatian and Masoud Safdari have been included in the list of IRGC investigators … for their involvement in grave human rights violations, namely torture and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment of political prisoners and prisoners detained during the protests in Iran in 2019 and 2020. “- Blinken said in a written statement.
The sanctions are that these Iranian citizens will be banned from entering the United States.
Blinken promised to continue to “force pay” those whom the US considers responsible for the violation of human rights in Iran.