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Nabiollah Heydari

Title: Head of the Iranian Airport Police Authority

Sanctions: European Union (October 10, 2011)

The European Union sanctioned Nabiollah Heydari for his role in arresting protestors at Imam Khomeini International Airport who were attempting to flee after the crackdown began, according to The Official Journal of the European Union.[1]


[1]Council of the European Union, “Council Regulation (EU) No 1002/2011 of 10 October 2011 Implementing Article 12(1) of Regulation (EU) No 359/2011 Concerning Restrictive Measures Directed Against Certain Persons, Entities and Bodies in View of the Situation in Iran,” Official Journal of the European Union, October 10, 2011.p.4. (http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=OJ:L:2011:267:0001:0006:EN:PDF)