Sancions on Iran: First withdrawal from Turkey
The embargo by the United States on Iran’s energy exports came in action . Turkey stopped supplying fuel to Iranian aircrafts.
Vitol Group, which provides fuel to the airline of Turkey’s Petrol Office has been stopped providing fuel to Iranian planes. They claim that the reason for the decision was the start of the US embargo on Iran.
According to Bloomberg news, Turkey’s largest industrial enterprise Turpash is expecting to exemption from US sanctions.
Minister of Energy of the Republic of Turkey Fatih Dönmez, stated that the United States did not infrom on decision to apply exceptions to the sanctions targeting the oil export between Iran and Turkey.
The US decided to grant exemption to eight countries. South Korea, Japan and India, the exception is given in the news, other countries will be announced on Monday.