US Rules Out Exemptions from Iranian Sanctions
30, May 2019
Prelims level : Mains level :
- The US has ruled out giving any exemption from its punitive sanctions to some countries for buying oil from Iran, saying America’s maximum pressure campaign was working and the Trump administration remains unwavering in its tough policy on Tehran.
- US President Trump l refused to give waivers to countries like India from buying oil from Iran in an attempt to reduce Iran’s oil exports to zero.