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Iran rejects Iraqi dinars for oil, wants euros

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Iran's Oil Ministry announced Monday rejecting the export of Iranian oil to Iraq in exchange for Iraqi dinars, ISNA reported.

Iranian Deputy Oil Minister Amir-Hossein Zamaninia said that negotiations are still underway, adding that Iraq should pay in Euros according to the contract.


Following the imposition of US sanctions on Tehran in early November, the US announced exempting eight nations from the sanctions for a certain period. It then announced exempting Iraq for 45 days.


Last Modified: Monday، 19 November 2018 09:00 PM