Novak: the decision of the GECF is connected with the condemnation of sanctions in the gas sector

Novak: the decision of the GECF is connected with the condemnation of sanctions in the gas sector


With the ongoing disagreement regarding some of the countries the sanctions policy in the gas industry was a key moment in the final Declaration of the Forum of gas exporting countries, said the head of Ministry Alexander Novak.

TEHRAN, Nov 23. Minister of energy Alexander Novak called the key point of condemnation in the final Declaration of the Forum of gas exporting countries impose sanctions in the gas sector.

“A very important point, which first appeared in such a document is agreed on, leaders: it is about the condemnation and rejection conducted separately on some countries’ sanctions policies in the gas industry and application of discriminatory laws by individual countries outside of the territories, which adopt such laws,” said Novak journalists.

He stressed that such wording in the Declaration at the forum of gas exporting countries appeared for the first time.

“All parties agree with the condemnation of this approach, the application of unilateral sanctions concerning the gas industry. I think this is a key point, which today was adopted at the leaders ‘Forum of gas exporting countries”, — said the Minister.

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