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Achievements of and Outlook for Sanctions on Iran

Categories: Civil/Human Rights,Foreign Affairs,Iran,Nuclear Arms,United Nations

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/mideast/R43492.pdf

Reviews the history of sanctions imposed on Iran by the U.S., the UN, and multinational sanctions, and the debate over how successful those sanctions have been in moderating Iran’s nuclear policy, human rights record, and foreign policy goals.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists