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PetroEnergy Information Network

Wednesday / 10/31/2018 12:00:00 AM / 15:27
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Iran Denies Russia Involvement in Oil Sells

(Wednesday, October 31, 2018) 15:27

TEHRAN (Shana) -- Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh refuted suggestions about Russia’s involvement in Iran’s oil exports.

Speaking to reporters following a cabinet meeting on Wednesday, the official said: “I deny these allegations that have been published by Reuters and some other media outlets.”

Asked about upcoming US sanctions on Iran’s oil exports, the official said: “I will not speak a word the issue of sanctions and oil sales.”  

Mr. Zangeneh also said that petrochemical companies were supplies hard currency to the market, saying: “They are cooperating and there is no problem in that regard.”


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