Basereporter.com August 8. The United States will not be able to achieve the complete cessation of Iranian oil exports. This position was expressed by the Minister of foreign Affairs of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif.
“The Americans said they wanted to reduce Iranian oil exports to zero – quoted Zarif IRNA. – It is not. Countries with which the United States are negotiating on the issue, said he would continue to import Iranian hydrocarbons”.
The Minister stressed that against the significant limitations of Iranian oil exports are many countries in addition to Iran. “We are confident that our neighbors, other oil exporters, and countries interested in ensuring its energy security, will not allow it (a stop of Iran’s oil exports – approx. Basereporter.com)”, – he added.
US authorities on 7 August began restoring the first part of the sanctions against Iran in connection with the release of the American side of the Joint comprehensive plan of action (SVPD). Restrictions will be imposed on the automotive sector, trade in gold and other strategically important commodities. In addition, in early July, the Director of the division of policy planning Department of state Brian hook announced that the United States intends to reduce to zero the oil revenues of Iran energy sanctions, which, according to him, will be resumed on 4 November.