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  11/28/2012, Kislev 14, 5773

U.S. Working on New Iran Sanctions

The U.S. Senate is working to promote a new round of harsh economic sanctions on Iran, in attempt to prevent Tehran from advancing with its nuclear program, it was reported on Tuesday.

According to the report, after previous rounds of sanctions stopped American companies from trading with the Islamic Republic, the purpose of the new sanctions is to prevent foreign companies operating in the U.S. from trading with Iran.