1234 GMT May 31, 2020
"This sanction is based on the constant illusions and in response to the failures of the US against the strong will of the government and the people of Iran."
Mousavi added, "The recent sanctions are among the gross violations of UN Security Council Resolution 2231 and its obligations. The international community must hold the United States accountable for these clear and exorbitant violations."
The United States announced another round of sanctions on Wednesday, targeting Iran's interior minister, Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli, and senior law enforcement officials, over allegations of grave human rights violations.
The US Treasury on Wednesday also blacklisted seven senior officials including commander Hossein Ashtari Fard and a provincial commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC)