Trump Imposes Tough Sanctions on Worst Human Rights Abusers

The US Treasury released a press release Thursday announcing a new executive order signed by Donald Trump that imposes sanctions on new sanctions against human rights abusers around the world under the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act.

Names on the list include former Gambia President Yahya Jammeh, President of Nicaragua’s Supreme Electoral Council, Roberto Jose Rivas Reyes, international businessman Dan Gertler, and many more.

Read the full press release below: