Berlin cannot predict the impact of US sanctions against Iran on the economy

© RIA Novosti / Igor Taraborrelli in fotobounce of the Brandenburg gate in Berlin. Archival photoBerlin cannot predict the impact of US sanctions against Iran on the economy© RIA Novosti / Igor Taraborrelli the image Bank

The influence of American sanctions against Iran on the German economy it is impossible to predict in Berlin closely watching the situation, said at a briefing the official representative of the government of Germany Steffen Seibert.

«These came into force the sanctions associated with the US withdrawal from the agreement on Iran. We have repeatedly pointed out that rather regret the US decision on withdrawal from a Joint comprehensive plan of action. Concrete impact on German economy cannot be predicted, we observed and analyzed the situation in contact with our European partners, we check and options preserve the economic bases of the agreement and protect our businesses,» said Seibert.

The fifth of November came into force the sanctions against Iran. They covered the export of oil. Washington has said it aims to bring Iranian oil exports down to zero and urged its customers to abandon such purchases. Previously, the Agency Bloomberg with reference to an unnamed representative of the presidential administration of the USA of Donald trump announced that the United States has agreed to let eight countries, including India, Japan and South Korea, continue to purchase Iranian oil after sanctions against Iran.

The President of the United States Donald trump announced in may that Washington is out of agreement with Iran on its nuclear program. He also reported the return of all sanctions against Iran including secondary, that is, against other countries doing business with Iran. Once again, the U.S. has enacted on August 7 some of the sanctions against Iran.

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