White House Sanctions Iran’s Supreme Leader

President Trump called reporters into the Oval Office to announce he was signing an executive order imposing new sanctions against Iran.

Trump called the sanctions, which will target the financial resources of Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, “hard-hitting.”

“We will continue to increase pressure on Tehran,” Trump said Monday. “Never can Iran have a nuclear weapon.”

He said the executive order “will deny the supreme leader and the supreme leader’s office and those closely affiliated with him and the office access to key financial resources.”

Read more at the Washington Examiner.

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