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Iran Criticises Britain Over Sanctions Against Individuals

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April 16, 2014 AT 9:27 AM
The Iranian deputy foreign minister has condemned Britain over extending the period of sanctions on Iranian individuals as "politically-motivated and biased." "The sanctions are unilateral, biased, politically-motivated and totally unacceptable," Xinhua quoted deputy Foreign Minister for European and American Affairs Majid Takht-e-Ravanchi as saying as British treasury renewed sanctions against 15 current and former Iranian officials under the pretext of violating human rights.