media outlets have been discussing Iran-South Korea oil-for-food dealings which
I deny,”Bahram Ghasemi said today (Monday, December 3), in a news conference in
to IRNA, Ghasemi, in response to a question about a financial channel between
Iran and Europe, and issues like oil for food agreements and appointment a host
country for the financial channel, said: “It's still too early to judge the
issue of hosting.”
that there were discussions among European countries in this regard, and some
countries did not have the ability to host the channel, while others expressed
readiness to do so.
of the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs further added: "The US pressure
on countries is serious, and this is a complex matter, but the wills seen in
European countries are positive and I think they are finding ways to deploy the
view is optimistic, and we hope that this will go well," Ghasemi said,
adding, "The rumor and false remarks regarding issues like oil for food
are released by certain sources and are baseless."