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US Sentences Individual Over Iran Sanctions

US Sentences Individual Over Iran Sanctions US Sentences Individual Over Iran Sanctions

A Canadian-Iranian dual citizen was sentenced in the US to three years in prison for violating sanctions against Iran, the US Justice Department said on Monday. Ali Reza Parsa, 45, a resident of Canada, pleaded guilty in January in US District Court in New York and was sentenced on Friday, the department said in a news release, Reuters reported. "Over the course of six years, Parsa repeatedly violated export control laws and aided Iranian entities in procuring high-tech electronic components that have both commercial and military uses," Assistant Attorney General Carlin said.

 

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