DUBAI (Reuters) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that the United States was isolated from its traditional allies in its confrontations with Iran, and even that Europe was protected with Tehran against the reintroduction of US sanctions.
It's not often that the US makes a decision and abandons its traditional allies, "Rohani told parliament in a speech he delivered live on state television.
Washington sanctioned the war in August after the war Iran's foreign exchange, metals and auto industry a US withdrawal from a 2015 multinational agreement that removes sanctions in return for limiting the Iranian nuclear program.
European countries have criticized the US withdrawal from the agreement and introduced a package of economic measures Halting US pressure on Tehran, which has contributed to the country's economic volatility.
US The reduction of Iran's vital oil exports is expected to take effect on November 4.
Rohani spoke at the beginning of a parliamentary session on a cabinet reshuffle, the one proposed new economics minister, Akade miker Farhad Dejpasand, which is widely used
The proposed changes in the Cabinet come from the fact that the government is under heavy pressure for economic instability, which is mainly caused by US sanctions.
The economy has deteriorated significantly over the past year "A year ago nobody would have believed that Europe would stand with Iran and against America," Rohani said.
Russia, China, India, the European Union and some African and Latin American countries are our friends. We need to work with them and attract investment, "Rohani added.
(Dubai newsroom report; editor: Alison Wi lliams)