Iran's Parliament postponed FATF for 2 months

Although Spokesman for the Iranian government urged approving the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) treaty in the parliament, Iran steps back from introducing antiterrorism finance rules as fresh US Sanctions Loom.

Members of Iran's Parliament voted to postpone for two months the review process of the government-proposed bill aimed at joining the United Nation's International Convention for Combating the Financing of Terrorism.

“We hold in abeyance the bill for two months,” said parliamentary speaker Ali Larijani.