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Iran Missile Launches Prompt Sanctions Push in US Congress

The chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee told VOA that Iran’s missile launches are sparking stronger resolve in Congress to renew and boost U.S. sanctions on Tehran.   “There are three categories [of sanctions] that can be looked at in a bipartisan way, and we are attempting to do that now,” Republican Senator Bob Corker said.   In particular, Corker said he is working to extend the Iran Sanctions Act, which was suspended as part of last year’s landmark...

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