12 iulie 2018

United States hints at sanctions waivers on Iran oil

middleeastmonitor.com

The Trump administration’s top diplomat has indicated the United States might grant waivers to some countries allowing them to continue importing Iranian crude when sanctions snapback in November. “There will be a handful of countries that come to the United States and ask for relief,” Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday in a television interview with Sky News Arabia. “We’ll consider it.” In a separate briefing for reporters travelling with the secretary, a senior State Department [...]