TDN World Desk: Yet again US imposes sanctions on Iran, when the country have been fighting to overcome Coronavirus crisis.

US state Department on Wednesday announced the new sanctions that were meant to deprive Iran of “critical income from its petrochemical industry and further Iran’s economic and diplomatic isolation.”

Those targeted include Iran’s Armed Forces Social Security Investment Company Hong Kong-based Mcfly Plastic Hk Ltd, Saturn Oasis Co, Sea Charming Shipping Company Ltd; South Africa’s SPI International Proprietary Ltd And Main Street 1095; and Chinese companies Dalian Golden Sun Import & Export Co. Ltd., Tianyi International (Dalian) Co. Ltd. and Aoxing Ship Management (Shanghai) Ltd.

Recently Iran wrote letter to UN urging it to take necessry steps to lift US sanctions on Iran and help it in fighting coronavirus crisis.