The Kremlin has not confirmed information about the alleged planned deal with Iran

© AFP 2018 / STRГраффити flag image of Iran in Tehran. Archival photoThe Kremlin has not confirmed information about the alleged planned deal with Iran© AFP 2018 / STR

Press Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov said that he could not confirm information about the alleged planned deal with Iran in the sphere of fuel and energy complex.

«I can’t confirm and can’t to say something more,» — said Peskov told reporters when asked to comment on the statement adviser to Iran’s Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Ali Akbar Velayati that the meeting on Thursday, Vladimir Putin offered him investment in the Iranian oil and gas sector to $ 50 billion.

Previously Peskov said that Velayati gave Putin the message from Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, which primarily relate to bilateral relations, they also affected the situation in the region.

Velayati, as passed broadcaster IRIB, said the talks with Putin constructive and said that the Russian President expressed readiness «to expand the oil ties between the two countries and to increase investment in the oil and gas industry of our country to a ceiling of $ 50 billion».

The Kremlin has not confirmed information about the alleged planned deal with Iran© RIA Novosti, Integratiebeleid in photomontaged forces in the world oil market

 

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