US. Secretary of State Antony Blinken at the United Nations headquarters in New York on Monday. Photo: Reuters
US. Secretary of State Antony Blinken at the United Nations headquarters in New York on Monday. Photo: Reuters

US targets Hong Kong and UAE firms it says ship Iranian oil to East Asia

  • US blacklists companies it said helped Iran export petrochemicals to East Asia in avoidance of sanctions
  • The US actions freeze US-based assets and generally bar Americans from dealing with them

US. Secretary of State Antony Blinken at the United Nations headquarters in New York on Monday. Photo: Reuters
US. Secretary of State Antony Blinken at the United Nations headquarters in New York on Monday. Photo: Reuters
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