India on Thursday said it was engaged with the US, Iran and other stakeholders on the issue of American sanctions on import of Iranian oil, amid indications that the Trump administration may grant New Delhi waiver from punitive measures.
Asked about reports that the US was going to grant India waiver from the Iran sanctions, Spokesperson in the Ministry of External Affairs Raveesh Kumar said the government has not heard anything from Washington.
The US has told India and other countries to cut oil imports from the Gulf nation to “zero” by November 4 or face sanctions.
India has held several rounds of conversations with the US, Iran and and other stakeholders on the issue. Read more