Iran warned the United States against the persecution of tankers

Deputy Iranian foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi called the Swiss Ambassador, who also represents U.S. interests in the country. Between the diplomats had a conversation. Araghchi warned the White house from prosecution of the Iranian tankers bound for Venezuela.

Simultaneously, the Iranian foreign Minister Javad Zarif has sent a letter to UN Secretary General Antonio Gutteres, which indicated that the United States must respect international law. Threat to the United States is a Maritime piracy, America’s threat to the region. In the case of what Tehran will react symmetrically.

Earlier, Washington was considering measures against Iran, who supply to Venezuela of oil. The White house believe that the Islamic Republic gets her “ton of gold”.

In 2018, America withdrew from the nuclear agreement with Iran unilaterally announced its intention to cut Iran’s oil exports to zero and imposed sanctions against Tehran, including secondary, RIA Novosti reported.