The Papers: Energy cap plans and ‘Sanction Iran over Rushdie’


Proposals to reduce coming hikes in energy costs and a call by Rishi Sunak for sanctions against Iran’s Revolutionary Guard lead…

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Ms Truss’s leadership rival, Rishi Sunak, has said Britain should designate Iran’s Revolutionary Guard, which protects the country’s regime, a terrorist organisation after Friday’s attack on Sir Salman Rushdie, the Sunday Telegraph reports. The attack followed a religious fatwa against Sir Salman issued in 1989 by the then-Iranian leader, Ayatollah Khomeini, and has been celebrated by Iranian politicians and state media.


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