Iran’s Bank Mellat: All Turkey banks have cut links with us

19.05.2011                      15.Ijar, 5771                      Tag 30 des Omer

Türkei:

Iran's Bank Mellat: All Turkey banks have cut links with us

Younes Hormozi, a bank official, condemned the move, which he said 'stems from America'; Hormozi spoke one day after the U.S. put another Iran state bank on its blacklist.

Iran's Bank Mellat cannot do business in Turkey as all Turkish banks have cut links with it due to U.S. sanctions over Tehran's nuclear programme, the head of the bank's Turkish unit, Younes Hormozi, said on Wednesday.
His comments came a day after the United States blacklisted another Iranian state-owned bank for its role in what Washington sees as an increasingly sophisticated campaign by Tehran to evade international sanctions….