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
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

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