CENTRAL BANK OF IRAQ IMPOSES RESTRICTIONS ON NATIONAL BANK OF IRAN




Selin ATAY-TDO-Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Iran Muhsin Eminzari, the Central Bank of Iraq, the US pressure, Najaf, Baghdad and Basra said that the activities of the branches of the restrictions.

Eminzari, Iranian state media in a statement on the restrictions imposed on the work of the Central Bank of Iraq gave information.

Stating that the Central Bank of Iraq imposed restrictions on the activities of the branches of the Iranian National Bank in Najaf, Baghdad and Basra as a result of US pressure, Eminzari resolved that this situation, which he described as "unlawful", and the protection of non-oil exports of $ 3.4 billion with this country.

Eminzari emphasized that they are one of the important branches of the Iranian Central Bank in the foreign exchange market and contributed as much as 25 banks operating in this field alone.

Beside the economics relations, the diplomatic relations between Iran and Iraq has been deteriorated. Iraq has suspended activities in its consulate in the Iranian city of Mashhad after two diplomats were assaulted, according to the Iraqi Foreign Ministry on Wednesday. Mashhad deputy governor Hassan Jafari, for his part, described the incident as a “misunderstanding”.