United States on Friday issued Iran-related sanctions on several Hong Kong-based companies. Photo: EPA-EFE
United States on Friday issued Iran-related sanctions on several Hong Kong-based companies. Photo: EPA-EFE

US sanctions seven Hong Kong-based companies over Iran, Hezbollah

  • The Treasury Department says Morteza Minaye Hashemi, who lives in China, had funnelled money to Iran’s Qods Force and Hezbollah
  • Two Chinese nationals Yan Su Xuan and Song Jing are accused of helping Hashemi establish bank accounts and serving as straw owners for his companies

United States on Friday issued Iran-related sanctions on several Hong Kong-based companies. Photo: EPA-EFE
United States on Friday issued Iran-related sanctions on several Hong Kong-based companies. Photo: EPA-EFE
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