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United States Department of the Treasury

The department of the federal government responsible for the printing of money, the collection of taxes, the regulation of banks, and the management of public debt. Created in 1789, the U.S. Treasury issues Treasury securities, which is debt that the American government uses to pay for some of its functions. It also administers the Internal Revenue Service, which collects taxes and decides how tax laws and regulations are enforced, and the U.S. Mint, which prints and disburses currency. The Treasury Department is responsible for investigating and prosecuting certain financial crimes, such as tax evasion and counterfeiting. It is headed by the Secretary of the Treasury, who is appointed by the President with the consent of the Senate.
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persons are generally prohibited from engaging in transactions with him," read the press release from the US Department of Treasury.
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The US Department of Treasury has blackballed six individuals allegedly associated with Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and three affiliated business entities, just days after the US withdrew from the 2015 nuclear deal, Sputnik reported.
In a statement announced here today, US Department of Treasury said that the sanctions fall in line with financial sanctions' laws targeting Lebanese Hezbollah terrorist group.
The US Department of Treasury slapped sanction on four individuals including Abdul Samad Sani, Abdul Qadeer Basir Abdul Baseer, Hafiz Mohammed Popalzai, and Maulawi Inayatullah for providing assistance and facilitating the Taliban while the remaining two identified as Faqir Muhammad and Gula Khan Hamidi were sanctioned for acting on behalf of the Haqqani Network.
The US Department of Treasury said in a statement it was targeting 16 entities and individuals for supporting what is said was "illicit Iranian actors or transnational criminal activity."
The US president declared to lift the sanctions on banking ties, but, practical steps must be taken by the US Department of Treasury by authorizing online exchange of dollar-to-euro in the international SWIFT networks.
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