Iran files lawsuit against U.S. over sanctions

Tehran: Iran has registered a lawsuit within the Intl. Court of Justice over the United States over impacts of sanctions on Iran’s battle against the COVID-19 epidemic, Leila Joneidi, Iran’s presidential aide for legal affairs, stated on Sat..

‘Inhuman’ move

The uninterrupted U.S. sanctions over Iran at the moment of the COVID-19 epidemic are an indication of “inhuman” move & over person rights, Joneidi has been quoted as informing by Tehran Times daily.

The officer made the remarks throughout a check to the Pasteur Institute within the capital Tehran.

U.S. President Donald Trump pulled Washington(WA) out of the Iranian nuclear deal, also called the JCPOA, in May 2018 & reimposed heavy sanctions over Iran.