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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that his country will not support new sanctions against Iran. About this newspaper Arab News.
Erdogan stressed that the actions of the US are incorrect and are aimed at violating the balance in the world. The corresponding statement he made the next day after it entered into force on the second package of American sanctions against Tehran.
The restrictive measures will affect more than 700 organizations and individuals, and will affect various sectors of Iran’s economy. Among other things, the U.S. banned the country to trade oil in relation to its trading partners to be imposed secondary sanctions.
According to the President of the United States Donald trump, Iran is to sign with Washington a new agreement on the nuclear program, otherwise the country will face “economic catastrophe”.
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said that he would fight with us sanctions and continue to sell oil.
The first part of anti-Iranian restrictions came into force on 7 August 2018. Both packages prepared after the decision of trump on the U.S. withdrawal from the nuclear deal. The American leader has accused the Iranians of failing the terms of the contract.
Agreement on the terms of Tehran’s nuclear program was signed in 2015 between Tehran and the six countries-mediators (Russia, USA, Britain, China, France and Germany). The agreement imposes restrictions on the activity of Tehran in the nuclear field in exchange for the lifting of sanctions of the UN security Council, the US and the EU.
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