Spokesman for Iran's Guardian Council Abbasali Kadkhodaei slammed the imposition of US sanctions on Iranian judges.
Venezuela said “arrogant” actions cannot prevent the South American country from exercising its right to forge economic trades with Iran or any other state.
Kamal Kharrazi reminded the US that any act of aggression under the pretext of reinstating the sanctions, already lifted under the UNSC Resolution 2231, would draw Tehran’s immediate and decisive response.
Halkbank, Turkey’s second-largest state bank, urged a judge to dismiss a United States indictment accusing it of helping Iran evade American sanctions.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said the US policy of sanctions on Iran is a “dead end”.
President Hassan Rouhani condemned US sanctions which have obstructed Iran's access to medicines amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Lebanon’s Amal Movement, a Shia Muslim group allied to Hezbollah, said on Wednesday it would not be swayed by US sanctions imposed on one of its members, saying Washington’s move was like targeting the whole nation.
President Hassan Rouhani said that Washington has no option but to abandon the policy of sanctions.
Shinzo Abe, in a bid to ease tensions between Iran and the United States, secretly proposed the barter of Iranian crude oil for US grain via Japan last year.
Iranian Health Minister Saeed Namaki called on the World Health Organization (WHO) to take the necessary measure for the termination of the US sanctions.