Follow RT on the latest news about US sanctions on Iran. The sanctions against Iran were imposed by the US Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), as well as by much of the international community, implementing different sanction programs, which involve the blocking of assets and trade restrictions, etc. Get the news and updates from RT on the background of US sanctions and the programs. The US claims the sanctions are designed for positive purposes – their aim was to persuade Iran to comply with its international obligations, therefore the sanctions will help to solve problems. However, Iran considers the sanctions are intended to derail the nuclear deal. Find the information on RT about US-Iranian relations and conflict. Many European companies may suffer if new sanctions against Iran are imposed. That was one of the reasons they failed to agree new ones in May 2018, as some of EU countries believe that new sanctions might not prevent US President Trump from further harsh actions against Iran and a separate nuclear deal. Visit RT.com for the information and news about US sanctions against Iran. Find official statements on anti-Iran sanctions by major politicians, as well as experts' opinions on the possible aftermath of US actions.